CCOF Foundation is offering grants for organic transition in partnership with Anheuser Busch and their Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold Contract for Change program. Producers of all crop types eligible for organic certification are encouraged to apply for $5,000 grants. The applicant must have a minimum of three years of farming experience and demonstrated intent to farm organically. Priority will be given to farmers with at least five years of production experience, as well as applicants who are underrepresented in the organic industry, including women, people of color, veterans, farm workers, and people with disabilities. Priority is also given for demonstrated financial need and for having a transition plan.
Applications close April 30, 2020.