The Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program is accepting preproposals for Professional Development Program funds. Awards ranging from $30,000 to $150,000 will fund train-the-trainer projects involving sustainable agriculture concepts and techniques for Cooperative Extension educators, nonprofit organization personnel and other agricultural service providers. Projects must specify measurable changes in service providers’ education and training of farmers. Projects must be conducted in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, or Washington, D.C.
Preproposals are due by June 25, 2019.