The USDA is accepting applications for Farm to School Grants. The USDA is expected to award $3.5 million to schools to plan and implement farm to school programs. The first deadline is May 18, so time is already running out.
Now is the time for small farmers to apply for grants. A number of organizations offer grants ranging from a few hundred dollars to several thousand. Every grant has different [ … ]
The federal government is giving out $1 million in grants for school gardens. As part of The People’s Garden School Pilot Program, schools or other public and not-for-profit organizations which meet certain criteria will receive money to plan and develop a garden and to create lesson plans and assess the learning outcomes associated with the garden.