United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS)
05/26/20 11:59 PM ET Receipt
Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, corporations, agricultural businesses, agencies, groups, and local governments for activities that promote local agricultural industries and food systems. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority consideration will be given to projects that benefit communities located in areas of concentrated poverty with limited access to supermarkets or locally or regionally grown food.
LAMP supports the development, coordination, and expansion of direct producer-to-consumer marketing, local and regional food markets and enterprises, and value-added agricultural products. The primary goals are to:
LFPP funds projects that develop, coordinate, and expand local and regional food business enterprises that engage as intermediaries in indirect producer to consumer marketing to help increase access to and availability of locally and regionally produced agricultural products. The program focuses on:
LFPP offers Planning and Implementation project types.
For details about the project types, see: https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/2020_LFPP_RFA.pdf#page=6
GrantWatch ID#: 180493
LFPP planning projects range from $25,000 to $100,000. LFPP implementation projects range from $100,000 to $500,000.
Planning: 18 months duration; Completion date: September 30, 2020 March 31, 2022
Implementation: 36 months duration; Completion date: September 30, 2020 September 29, 2023
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
After closely reviewing this RFA in its entirety, applicants and other interested parties are encouraged to contact the LFPP staff by e-mail with questions about the grant program at
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