Who is Eligible?
To be eligible for this grant a small farm can be the enterprise of one person or family and the farmer must generate at least 50% of his/her personal income from the farm operation during the previous calendar year. The farm must have been operational for at least two years in North Carolina by July 1 of the year of the grant. Previous winners are not eligible.
What kinds of projects are eligible?
The grant is to improve the infrastructure or equipment of the farm for continuation and long-term success of the farm operation and to promote small farm sustainability. Applications for labor, training or marketing will not be considered. The funding is project driven.
How much?: Up to $5,000
Application deadline: July 15, 2016
For full grant details and an application, visit: https://dinnerinthemeadow.org/grant-application-2/
For questions email [email protected], or call (919) 802-7259 for more information.