Connecticut Organic Certification Cost Share Grant Program

Connecticut Department of Agriculture


Grant amount: Up to US $750

Deadline: Sep 30, 2018

Applicant type: For-Profit Business

Funding uses: General Operating Expense

Location of project: Connecticut

Location of residency: Connecticut

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Overview:

The mission of the Department of Agriculture is to foster a healthy economic, environmental and social climate for agriculture by developing, promoting and regulating agricultural businesses; protecting agricultural and aquacultural resources; enforcing laws pertaining to domestic animals; and promoting an understanding among the state's citizens of the diversity of Connecticut agriculture, its cultural heritage and its contribution to the state's economy.

The Dept. of Agriculture is applying for a USDA cost-sharing grant that would reimburse Connecticut Certified Organic Growers/Processors for a portion of their annual certification fee. Reimbursements will cover 75% of the certification cost. The program is administered on a first-come, first-served basis until funds are exhausted.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Connecticut Certified Organic Growers/Processors are eligible.