02 Mar 2020
ECG’s Office of Economic & Community Development has assembled a list of current grants and funding opportunities that may be relevant to your needs. Highlighted are program offerings by the Georgia Department of Agriculture. We update this regularly and will continue to share information about additional funding opportunities.
Due: Extended through
April 30, 2020
The Georgia Department of Agriculture will begin accepting online applications for the $347 million in block grant funds on March 18, 2020. Georgia farmers and forest landowners in 95 eligible counties, who suffered losses to beef, dairy, fruit and vegetable, pecan, poultry, timber, and uninsured infrastructure, will need to enroll in the recovery program beginning March 18. The federal block grants seek to help recover losses not covered under existing USDA Farm Service Agency programs. Please read our March 2020 guide to Grants, Loans, and Other Assistance Programs for more information