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Farming/Agriculture

Total: 43 Farming/Agriculture Grants
Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies to Control Noxious Weed Species
Conference Date: 10/18/17
Deadline: 01/06/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to nonprofits, conservation districts, county weed districts, and MSU extensions for projects to mitigate noxious weeds. Applicants are requested to contact the appropriate coordinator in developing an application. Funding is...

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Grants to North Carolina Farmers and Groups to Expand Products, Services, and Markets
Conference Date: 12/08/17
Deadline: 01/05/18

Grants of up to $8,000 to North Carolina individual farmers and grants of up to $10,000 to collaborative groups to promote entrepreneurship and innovation in agriculture. Applicants must submit a brief inquiry prior to applying. The purpose of this ...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers
Conference Date: 12/19/17
Deadline: 02/08/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly enc...

Grants and Loans to Alabama Nonprofits, For-Profits and Agencies to Increase the Availability of Nutritious Food
Deadline: 12/20/17

Grants and forgivable loans of up to $50,000 to Alabama nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to increase the availability of nutritious and fresh food for underserved, low- and moderate-income populations. The purpose of this program is ...

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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Agriculture, Workforce Training, and Employment Opportunities
Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to North Carolina nonprofits and government agencies for programs that expand local agriculture, prepare residents to join the workforce, and create new opportunities for local employment, particularly in health care. Eligible projects are th...

Prize to USA, Canada, and International University Student Teams for Groundbreaking Energy Innovations
Deadline: 12/23/17

Prize to USA, Canada, and International teams of college and university students for innovative ideas to harness energy in new ways. Eligible ideas are those that strive to transform the lives of large numbers of people and change the world. Teams m...

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Program for North Dakota Growers, Agencies, and IHEs to Further the Industrial Hemp Industry
Deadline: 12/29/17

A program is available to North Dakota growers, processors, and governmental or IHE-based research programs who are interested in growing hemp for industrial purposes. The purpose of this program is to support research on the cultivation, marketing,...

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Grants to Colorado Individuals and Organizations to Install Water Measuring and Control Devices
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $500 to Colorado individuals and organizations in Routt and Moffat Counties for the purchase and installation of water measuring or control devices in the Upper Yampa watershed. This program offers grants to entities with irrigation ...

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Program for Oklahoma Agricultural Producers to Incorporate the Use of Warm Season Cover Crops
Deadline: 12/31/17

A program providing up to $115 per acre of land to Oklahoma agricultural producers who are interested in incorporating warm season cover crops into their farming operations. The purpose of this program is to demonstrate the economic feasibility of c...

Grants to Oklahoma Individuals and Organizations for Events to Promote the Agricultural Industry
Deadline: 01/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 Oklahoma individuals and organizations for the creation or expansion of agricultural events that further or benefit public interest in the agricultural sector. Proposals must demonstrate a positive economic impact on the stat...

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Grants to Oklahoma Individuals to Diversify Family Farm and Agritourism Operations
Deadline: 01/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Oklahoma individuals involved in farming, ranching, or agritourism who are interested in diversifying their agritourism venture or family farming operation. Projects may involve non-traditional livestock and crops, agritou...

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Grants to Iowa PreK-12 Teachers and Librarians for Educational Programs that Integrate Agriculture
Deadline: 01/10/18

Grants of up to $200 to Iowa teachers and librarians in grades PreK-12 for educational programs that will teach students about agriculture. Programs should use the subjects of social studies or language arts to teach agriculture and can take place d...

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Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants to West Virginia nonprofit organizations, public agencies, colleges, universities, and regional planning and development councils for community and economic development activities. Areas of emphasis include economic opportunity, infrastructur...

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Grants to International Conservation Professionals for Short-Term Training or Formal Studies
Deadline: 01/13/18

Grants of up to CHF 10,000 to International individuals to advance conservation efforts within their country. Applications are accepted from individuals in the following regions: Africa, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Asia/Pacific, and Latin/America/C...

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Fellowships to USA and Israel Postdoctoral Fellows for Agricultural Sciences Research
Deadline: 01/15/18

Fellowships to USA and Israel postdoctoral fellows to carry out agricultural sciences and technology research. The goal of this program is to support cooperative agricultural research by placing postdoctoral fellows from one country with established...

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Fellowships to USA Established Scientists for Agricultural Research Activities in Israel
Deadline: 01/15/18

Fellowships to USA research scientists affiliated with nonprofit organizations, universities, and government agencies to carry out agricultural research at an Israeli institution. The goal of this program is to provide a means for established scient...

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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Regions for Fundraising Events for Social Caus...
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, North Dakota, and Montana charities, nonprofits, ad hoc organizations, committees, and individuals to cover the costs of fundraising events for social causes in rural communiti...

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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Service, and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Special consideration will be given to programs and organizations that support and promote community developmen...

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Grants to Michigan Organizations, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals to Develop Rural Economies
Deadline: 01/16/18

Grants to Michigan organizations, businesses, local government agencies, tribes, educational institutions, and individuals to strengthen the economies of rural communities. This program supports the development of infrastructure serving rural commun...

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Grants to Washington Multi-Farm Collaborations to Strengthen Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems in Whatcom ...
Deadline: 01/19/18

Grants to Washington multi-farm collaborations for projects that strengthen and develop local, sustainable agriculture and the local food system in Whatcom and Skagit counties. Please note that Skagit County applicants must either supply Whatcom Cou...

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Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products
Deadline: 01/24/18

Grants to USA agricultural producers, producer groups, farm and ranch cooperatives, and other producer-based businesses for value-added activities to improve the marketing and processing of new products. Applicants are advised to begin the necessary...

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Grants to New York Beginning Farmers to Enhance Agricultural Operations
Deadline: 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to New York beginning farmers to expand their operation and advance agricultural techniques. The purpose of this program is to assist beginning farmers who are actively participating in agricultural production ...

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Grants to Kentucky Restaurants and Food Services to Reimburse Food Produced In-State
Deadline: 01/30/18

Grants of up to $12,000 per year to Kentucky restaurants and food service businesses to reimburse the purchase or sale of agricultural products grown within the state. Applicants must request the qualifying status to be eligible for this program. Th...

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Grants to USA Individuals and Students for Research on the Historical Use of Herbs
Deadline: 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals and students for research pertaining to the historical use of herbs in a scientific, horticultural, or social context. Funding is intended to support short-term, small, self-contained research projects. For ...

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Grants to USA Individuals, Schools, and Organizations in Multiple States for Projects that Promote Horticulture
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants totaling $3,000 to USA individuals, community groups, organizations, and schools in the Mid-Atlantic region for projects that promote horticulture or have a positive ecological impact. Funding may be provided for projects involving a schooly...

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Grants to Texas and New Mexico Tribes and Organizations for the Preservation of Pueblo Culture
Deadline: 02/12/18

Grants ranging from $4,000 to $8,000 to Texas and New Mexico Pueblo Indian tribal communities and organizations, as well as non-Pueblo organizations that serve Pueblo communities. Funding will be provided for programs and projects that promote the ...

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Population Growth
Deadline: 02/22/18

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 - 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three globa...

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Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Enhance the Market for Specialty Crops
Deadline: 05/01/18
LOI Date: 03/01/18

Grants to Kentucky nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, producer groups, and IHEs for projects that promote the market competitiveness of specialty crops produced within the state. Concept papers are due March 1. Statewide priorities, in or...

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and Documentary Fields
Deadline: 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and cu...

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Regional Food System Management to Benefit the Community, Economy, and Environment
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives in regional food aggregation and distribution that will improve rural-urban connections and provide economic, environmental, and community benefit. The Foundation seeks to support food supply pro...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Innovative Agricultural Research
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals for innovative agricultural research that will position the nation at the forefront of global agriculture. Proposals are invited for high-potential research addressing...

Grants to Nebraska and Iowa Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Agriculture, Human Services, and Humanities Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Nebraska and Iowa nonprofits for innovative programs and projects that improve the quality of community and rural life in the region. An emphasis is placed on organizations that are located within Nebraska City and Otoe C...

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Grants to Yukon Individuals, Groups, Nonprofits and Agencies for Agricultural Competitiveness and Sustainability
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Yukon individuals, farm groups, cooperatives, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies to enhance the agricultural sector. This program supports an integrated approach to improving agriculture, agri-process, and agri-food policies ...

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Grants to Mississippi Local Governments for Capital Projects to Promote Business Expansion
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Mississippi municipalities and counties to meet the infrastructure needs of new or expanding industries. Funding may be requested on behalf of businesses for construction, expansion, or renovations. Eligible projects include water, sewer a...

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Raise Money on UHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, and Disaster Relief throughout t...
Deadline: Ongoing

UHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-day crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "c...

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Grants to St. Louis, Missouri Teachers, Parents, and Volunteers for School Gardening and Agriculture Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to St. Louis, Missouri teachers, parents, and volunteers for school projects that teach kids about gardening, agriculture, and healthy eating through hands-on outdoor lessons and activities. The funding source supports active vegetable, sens...

Grants to USA Academics and Professionals for Short Visits to Israel Institutions
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants providing $200 per day honorarium to USA established professionals and academics to engage in short-term consultancy visits at Israel institutions, such as nonprofits and universities. Consideration will be given to individuals with significa...

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio Urban Gardeners to Start For-Profit Local Food Ventures
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Cleveland, Ohio urban gardeners who are seeking to initiate a for-profit gardening venture. The purpose of this program is to assist entrepreneurs in advancing the local food system so that local residents have access to he...

Grants to Idaho Teachers and Youth Educators to Support Forest-Related Educational Programs
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $250 to Idaho teachers and youth educators to support forest-related education programs for Idaho youth. Priority will be given to projects that bring youth to a forest, involve a forester, logger, or other natural resource worker, o...

Indemnity Program for USA Livestock Producers to Mitigate Losses Due to Adverse Weather and Other Events
Deadline: Ongoing

An indemnity program is available to USA livestock producers and owners to mitigate losses exceeding normal mortality due to adverse weather events, disease, and attacks by wild animals. Eligible classes of livestock include, but are not limited to,...

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Emergency Assistance for USA and Puerto Rico Livestock Producers to Compensate Losses Due to Drought or Fire
Deadline: Ongoing

Emergency assistance to USA and Puerto Rico livestock producers impacted by grazing losses due to drought or wildfire. This program compensates producers who have experienced grazing losses for eligible livestock. This includes improved or native pa...

Financial Assistance to USA Nursery Tree Growers and Orchardists to Mitigate Damages Due to Natural Disasters
Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance is available to USA nursery tree growers and orchardists to rehabilitate and replace qualifying trees, vines, and bushes that have been damaged in natural disasters. Funding may be requested to mitigate losses of commercially pr...

Financial Assistance for USA Producers for Crops Lost Due to Natural Disasters and Adverse Conditions
Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance to USA agricultural producers to mitigate crop losses due to natural disasters and adverse conditions resulting in low yields, inventory loss, or the prevention of crop planting. Assistance may be requested for commercially prod...