Farmers Market Promotion Program Funding

April 10, 2012

USDA is accepting applications for the Farmer’s Market Promotion Program (FMPP) to expand direct producer-to-consumer market opportunities. Projects increasing access to healthy foods in food deserts will receive additional consideration. Applications for the $10 million of funding will be competitively scored. The minimum award is $5000, the maximum is $100,000, and the deadline is May 21, 2012. Check the program website for more information:

http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/FMPP