The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) requests proposals for the Community Food Projects Grant Program. Community Food Projects should be designed to meet the food needs of low-income people, increase the self-reliance of communities in providing for their own food needs, and promote comprehensive responses to local food, farm, and nutrition issues and/or meet specific state, local, or nei
ghborhood food and agriculture needs. The goal of the program should focus on infrastructure improvement and development, planning for long-term solutions, or the creation of innovative marketing activities that mutually benefit agricultural producers and low-income consumers.
Application Deadline: November 28, 2012
More information about the Community Food Projects Grant Program can be found online.