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Thursday, October 29, 2015

Fund-a-Farmer Grants


Fund-a-Farmer is currently accepting applications for the 2016 round of grant funding. The
grants target working, independent, family farmers who raise pigs, broiler chickens, laying hens,
turkeys, dairy cows and/or beef cattle, and prioritize projects that transition farms to being
pasture-based or that improve existing pasture.. Applications will only be considered from farms
already considered highly welfare-oriented as determined by holding one of the following
certifications for their animals or actively working toward one of these certifications: AGA
certified grassfed, certified humane, USDA certified organic, animal welfare approved, certified
naturally grown, or Global Animal Partnership levels 4-5+.
Deadline: November 3, 2015 (online only)
http://www.fundafarmer.org/