Farmers’ Guide to the Value-Added Producer Grant Program Updated
The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) has released a newly updated version of its Farmers’ Guide to Applying for the Value Added Producer Grant Program. NSAC’s newly updated guide includes everything interested producers need to know about VAPG to determine if the program is a good fit for their operation, as well as details on changes made in the 2018 Farm Bill, and helpful tips to improve a producer’s chances of obtaining funding from this highly competitive program. The guide is available free online. The application period for the VAPG program is open until March 10, 2020, with electronic applications due by March 5, 2020.