New Jersey Department of Agriculture (NJDA)
Grants of up to $40,000 to New Jersey county boards of agriculture, grower marketing cooperatives, and organizations to support local agriculture. Funding is intended for initiatives that advance the marketability of eligible agricultural products across the State. Of special interest this year are projects that directly impact those affected by COVID-19 (producers and consumers). For the purpose of this grant program “specialty crops” are defined as vegetables, fruits including grapes for wine, nuts, horticultural products including Christmas trees, honey, herbs, potatoes, sweet corn, and other specialty crops including algae.
Grants may be used to support projects that enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops including but not limited to research, promotion, marketing, nutrition, trade enhancement, food safety, food security, plant health programs, education, "buy local" programs, increased consumption, increased innovation, improved efficiency and reduced costs of distribution systems, environmental concerns and conservation, product development and developing cooperatives.
Applicants must choose at least one of the following eight outcomes:
A list of eligible specialty crops can be found on Page 27 of the Application Packet in Supporting Documents, below.
GrantWatch ID#: 188378
- Minimum - $10,000
- Maximum - $40,000
Depending on the total of funds requested the maximum grant size may be adjusted downward.
Projects may commence starting October 30, 2021, and project work must be completed by September 29, 2024.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions and submit applications to Deelip Mhaske, Grants Administrator, at Deelip.Mhaske@ag.nj.gov.
NJDA Marketing and Development Division
USA: New Jersey
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