Southern Maryland Farmer Mini-Grant Program – US
The Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission (SMADC) is pleased to offer the 8th round of their popular Farmer Mini-Grant Program to assist new and beginning farmers who own or lease existing agricultural properties with small start-up projects and to assist experienced farmers who are looking to diversify or expand a current agriculture project.
Grant awards are up to $2,000 per applicant, as a one-to-one match and can be used for a variety of projects.
To date, the program has received 138 applications with 101 funded for a total of $157,007.
The program is open to applicants ages 16 and older, residing and farming in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s or St. Mary’s counties.
For more information, visit https://smadc.com/farmer-resources/mini-grants/