Department of Agriculture Federal Grants

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Water and Waste Disposal Systems for Rural Communities
Provide loan and grant funds for water and waste projects serving the most financially needy communities. Financial assistance should result in reasonable user costs for rural residents, rural businesses, and other rural users.

Transportation Services
The Transportation Services program develops and promotes efficient agriculture transportation systems to help improve farm income, expand exports and meet the needs of rural America. The program provides technical and administrative direction,...

Conservation Reserve Program
To protect the Nation's long-term capability to produce food and fiber; to reduce soil erosion and sedimentation, improve water quality, and create or enhance habitat for wildlife.

Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program
To provide financial assistance to producers of non-insurable crops when low yields, loss of inventory, or prevented planting occur due to natural disasters.

School Breakfast Program
To assist States in implementing a nutritious nonprofit breakfast service for school children, through meal reimbursements and food donations.

Meat, Poultry, and Egg Products Inspection
To assure that all meat, poultry and egg products produced in plants and shipped in commerce are federally inspected for safety, wholesomeness, and proper labeling.

Plant Materials for Conservation
To assemble, evaluate, and promote the use of new and improved plant materials for soil, water, and related resource conservation and environmental improvement programs. To develop technology for land management and revegetation with plant...

Wholesale Farmers and Alternative Market Development
To provide technical assistance to States and municipalities interested in creating or upgrading markets and marketing facilities.

Alaska Native Serving and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions Education Grants
The purpose of this program is to promote and strengthen the ability of Alaska Native-Serving Institutions and Native Hawaiian-Serving (ANNH) Institutions to carry out education, applied research, and related community development programs. NIFA...

Integrated Programs
GENERAL: NIFA Integrated Programs provide support for integrated research, education, and extension activities. Integrated, multi-functional projects are particularly effective in addressing important agricultural issues through the conduct of...

Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers
The overall goal of the 2501 Program is to assist socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers in owning and operating farms and ranches while increasing their participation in agricultural programs and services provided by the U.S....

Special Milk Program for Children
To provide subsidies to schools and institutions to encourage the consumption of fluid milk by children.

Cooperative Forestry Assistance
With respect to nonfederal forest and other rural lands to assist in the advancement of forest resources management and conservation; developing genetically improved tree seeds and seedlings; producing and distributing tree seeds and seedlings;...

Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans
To assist very low, low-income, and moderate-income households to obtain modest, decent, safe, and sanitary housing for use as a permanent residence in rural areas.

Animal Health and Disease Research
The purpose of this funding is to increase animal health and disease research activities at accredited State veterinary schools or colleges or agricultural experiment stations that conduct animal health and disease research. To support animal health...

Payments to 1890 Land-Grant Colleges and Tuskegee University
To support continuing agricultural research at colleges eligible to receive funds under the Act of August 30, 1890 (26 Stat. 417-419), as amended; 7 U.S.C. 321-326 and 328), including Tuskegee University, West Virginia State University and Central...

Dairy Indemnity Program
To protect dairy farmers and manufacturers of dairy products who through no fault of their own, are directed to remove their milk or dairy products from commercial markets because of contamination from pesticides which have been approved for use by...

Direct and Counter-cyclical Payments Program
To provide income support to eligible producers of covered commodities.

WIC Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
To provide low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children to age five who have been determined to be at nutritional risk, supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition education, and referrals to health and social services...

Crop Insurance
Risk Management Agency?s (RMA) mission is serving America?s agricultural producers through effective, market-based risk management tools and solutions to strengthen the economic stability of agricultural producers and rural communities. To carry out...

Very Low-Income Housing Repair Loans and Grants
Section 504 loans and grants are intended to help very low-income owner-occupants in rural areas repair their properties.

Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research
The purpose of the BRAG program is to assist Federal regulatory agencies in making science-based decisions about the effects of introducing into the environment genetically engineered organisms, including plants, microorganisms (including fungi,...

Payments to Agricultural Experiment Stations Under the Hatch Act
To support agricultural research at State Agricultural Experiment Stations. Its purpose is to promote efficient production, marketing, distribution, and utilization of products of the farm as essential to the health and welfare of people and to...

State Administrative Expenses for Child Nutrition
To provide each State agency with funds for its administrative expenses in supervising and giving technical assistance to local schools, school districts and institutions in their conduct of Child Nutrition Programs. State agencies that administer...

Emerging Markets Program
The primary objective of the Emerging Markets Program is to promote, enhance, or expand the exports of U.S. agricultural commodities to overseas emerging markets through cost-share assistance to eligible organizations that implement an Emerging...