Department of Agriculture Federal Grants

Showing results 51-75 of 642 for Department of Agriculture federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Department of Agriculture federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.

 

Alfalfa and Forage Research Program
To improve alfalfa and forage yield and seed yield of crops grown for propagation, improve persistence of plantings, reduce pest pressure for both forage and seed production, improve genetic quality of commercial cultivars and reduce losses during...
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Livestock Indemnity Program-2014 Farm Bill
LIP provides benefits to eligible livestock owners or livestock contract growers for livestock deaths in excess of normal mortality caused by eligible loss conditions, including eligible adverse weather, eligible disease and by attacks by animals...
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Pilot Projects to Reduce Dependency and Increase Work Requirements and Work Effort under SNAP
Pilot projects to reduce dependency and increase work requirements and work effort under SNAP: The purpose of these pilots is to develop and test methods that raise the number of work registrants under section 6(d) of the Food and Nutrition Act of...
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Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Grants Program
The Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program [formerly known as the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI)] grant program is a competitive program. Projects funded under this program provide incentives to low-income consumers participating in...
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Livestock Forage Program
LFP provides compensation to eligible livestock producers that have suffered grazing losses for covered livestock on land that is native or improved pastureland with permanent vegetative cover or is planted specifically for grazing. It also provides...
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School Wellness Policy Cooperative Agreement
The Local Wellness Policy Surveillance System allows us to monitor, collect, and analyze state law and local district policy data and their effects on the implementation of NSLA legislation and rules and student health outcomes. Through this...
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Socially Disadvantaged Policy Research Center
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible institutions to compete for financial assistance in the form of a grant to establish a Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center (The...
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2014 Farmers Market Promotion Program Grants - Extension
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has announced a 2-day extension of the availability of approximately $15 million in competitive grant funds in fiscal year (FY) 2014 to be awarded through the Famers Market Promotion Program. The FarmersÂ’...
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2014 Local Food Promotion Program Grants
The Local Food Promotion Program is a component of the Farmers Marketing and Local Food Promotion Program (FMLFPP), authorized by the Farmer-to-Consumer Direct Marketing Act of 1946, as amended (7 U.S.C. 3005). Under FMLFPP, two completive grant...
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2014 Farmers Market Promotion Program Grants
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has announced the availability of approximately $15 million in competitive grant funds in fiscal year (FY) 2014 to be awarded through the Famers Market Promotion Program. The FarmersÂ’ Market Promotion...
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Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas
To provide diverse technical information and educational resources about sustainable agriculture to farmers, information providers, agriculture-related businesses, and community food organizations across the U.S.
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Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant
To provide technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups through cooperatives and Cooperative Development Centers.
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Emergency Watershed Protection Program - Disaster Relief Appropriations Act
The objective of the EWP Program is to assist sponsors, landowners, and operators in implementing emergency recovery measures for runoff retardation and erosion prevention to relieve imminent hazards to life and property created by a natural...
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Emergency Watershed Protection Program - Floodplain Easements - Disaster Relief Appropriations Act
The Emergency Watershed Protection - Floodplain Easement Program (EWP-FPE) provides an alternative measure to traditional EWP recovery where it is determined that acquiring an easement in lieu of recovery measures is the more economical and prudent...
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Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 Childhood Hunger Research and Demonstration Projects
Demonstration Projects to End Childhood Hunger: To test innovative strategies to end childhood hunger, including alternative models for service delivery and benefit levels that promote the reduction or elimination of childhood hunger and food...
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Water Bank Program
To preserve and improve major wetlands as habitat for migratory waterfowl and other wildlife, conserve surface waters, reduce soil and wind erosion, contribute to flood control, improve water quality, improve subsurface moisture, and enhance the...
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Reimbursement Transportation Cost Payment Program for Geographically Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
The intended goal of the program is to provide direct reimbursement payments to a geographically disadvantaged farmer or rancher who transports an agricultural commodity, or inputs used to produce an agricultural commodity during a fiscal year....
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Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows and Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Programs
The Bill Emerson Hunger Fellowship Program is to address hunger and poverty in the United States. The Mickey Leland Hunger Fellowship Program is to address international hunger and other humanitarian needs. The purposes of the Fellowships Programs...
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Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations Nutrition Education Grants
The Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) grant offers funding totaling approximately $1 million annually to Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) or State Distributing Agencies (SDAs) that administer the Food Distribution Program on...
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Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, Emergency Forest Restoration Program
To provide financial assistance to eligible participants on eligible land for certain practices to restore nonindustrial private forest land that has been damaged by a natural disaster. The financial assistance will be cost share payments to assist...
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Community Forest and Open Space Program
Based on the President's request, anticipated funding for this program is $4 million. Individual grant applications may not exceed $400,000, which does not include technical assistance. Federal obligation under this program is contingent upon the...
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New York - Conservation Innovation Grants
New York State Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture, is announcing availability of Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative...
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Farm to School Grant Program
The Farm to School program exists in order to assist eligible entities, through grants and technical assistance, in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools.
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Delta Health Care Services Grant Program
To provide financial assistance to address the continued unmet health needs in the Delta Region through cooperation among health care professionals, institutions of higher education, research institutions, and other individuals and organizations in...
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National Food Service Management Institute Administration and Staffing Grant
The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN), formerly known as the National Food Service Management Institute (NFMSI) is part of the School of Applied Science at The University of Mississippi, and is the only federally funded national center dedicated to...
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