Archive for March, 2010

What’s in store for Farmers Markets

March 25, 2010

Webinar hosted by American Farmland Trust on 3/23/10 with information on federal market grant programs, on strengthening the role of farmers markets and on the national farmers market contest. Click on What’s In Store for Farmers Markets

Specialty Crops Grant Applications

March 8, 2010

Applications are due March 31.  This grant is administered by the Missouri Department of Agriculture and can be for up to $30,000.  Farmers Markets and other organizations dealing with specialty crops may apply.  Specialty crops include fruits and vegetables.  For more information on the grant application, go to http://mda.mo.gov/abd/financial/specialtycrop.php