USDA Agricultural Marketing Service requests applications for the fiscal year 2019 Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP). FMPP’s purpose is to help support the development, coordination, and expansion of direct producer-to-consumer markets to help increase access and availability to locally and regionally produced agricultural products. Approximately $11.5 million will be available. The minimum award per grant is $50,000, and the maximum is $500,000. A 25% match of total Federal funds is required.
Applications must be submitted by June 18, 2019.