The North Central Region - Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) has announced its 2016 Farmer Rancher Grant call for proposals. Farmers and ranchers in the North Central region may submit grant proposals for projects related to sustainable agriculture on the farm or ranch.
Three types of grants are available:
- individual grants ($7,500 maximum),
- "team of two" grants for two farmers/ranchers from separate operations who are working together ($15,000 maximum), and
- group grants for three or more farmers/ranchers from separate operations who are working together ($22,500 maximum).
NCR-SARE will be accepting online submissions for the Farmer Rancher Grant Program. Proposals are due December 3, 2015.