Fund-a-Farmer Grants Awarded for 44 Projects
Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT) awarded $105,000 in Fund-a-Farmer Grants to 44 independent farmers. Grants range from $840 to $2,500 and were awarded for projects that improve the welfare of farm animals and increase the capacity of farmers across the country. This year the program awarded 26 pasture improvement grants, 11 animal welfare certification grants, and seven capacity building grants. Descriptions of the funded projects are available online.