Food Safety Outreach Program

Applications are due by December 16, 2021.
USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture is accepting applications for the Food Safety Outreach Program. Awardees will develop and implement food safety training, education, extension, outreach, and technical assistance projects that address the needs of owners and operators of small to mid-sized farms, beginning farmers, socially-disadvantaged farmers, small processors, or small fresh fruit and vegetable merchant wholesalers. Grant applications are being solicited directly from those in local communities, including from community-based organizations, non-governmental organizations, food hubs, farm cooperatives, extension, and other local groups. A total of $10 million is available.