Fri, Sep 16|
Westmoreland Conservation District
Grant Workshops for Veteran Farmers
Bring your draft application to the workshop.
Time & Location
Sep 16, 2022, 1:30 PM – Sep 17, 2022, 3:30 PM
Westmoreland Conservation District, 218 Donohoe Rd, Greensburg, PA 15601, USA
About the event
Veterans/spouses only grant writing workshops--not open to the general public.
This workshop is for for-profit farms or farmsteads planning on beginning sales in the next year. We will focus on competitive funding opportunities. We will not be covering grants for non-profits at these workshops.
- Overview of open and projected grants for veteran farmers
- Reading between the lines of a grant application/suggestions from the reviewer's perspective
- Interactive discussion of the grants attendees are preparing to apply for. Bring a draft application/proposal that you'd like to improve.
- John Nolan 2022 Barn Safety Mini-grant: Due September 8
- Horizon Farm Credit Farmers on the Rise Awards-- Due September 30
- NE SARE Farmer Grants Open Oct. 1-November 15
- Dairy Excellence Grant Opens Sept. 1, closes Sept. 30; 50% match Dairy Decisions Consultant Grants Opens Sept. 1, closes Sept. 30; up to $4000 to work w/ a consultant; open to goat milk producers as well. Other dairy-related grants here.
- Value Added Producer Grants--will open next year, but as this is an extensive application, start preparing now.