Grant/scholarships available for organic family farms through Lundberg
Lundberg Family Farms has launched a new initiative that will award up to $50,000 total in grants and scholarships. Aspiring commercial organic family farmers can submit a 500-word essay in one of three categories:
- Seed money for equipment, supplies or repairs
- Education funding towards schooling or conference registration
- Mentorship with experts in business planning, marketing, retail, livestock management or crop planning.
To apply, go to: Raising Organic Family Farms Program
The deadline for submissions is October 31, 2011.