North Central SARE Awards Partnership, Farmer Rancher, and Youth Educator Grants
North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (NCR-SARE) has announced grant awards for 2019 in three programs. The Partnership Grant Program fosters cooperation between agriculture professionals and small groups of farmers and ranchers to catalyze on-farm research, demonstration, and education activities related to sustainable agriculture. NCR-SARE awarded almost $566,000 to 15 projects. Under the Farmer Rancher Grant Program, 48 grant projects were selected to receive a total of more than $663,000 to explore sustainable solutions to problems through on-farm research, demonstration, and education projects. For the 2019 Youth Educator Grant Program, NCR-SARE awarded $42,000 to 11 projects. Summaries of the funded projects are available online.