The North Carolina Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2017 Specialty Crop Block Grant program. Nonprofits and government agencies that want to apply for these grants have until March 15th to submit their application.
The Specialty Crop Block Gran Program seeks to enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops int he marketplace. it is managed by the department but the funding comes from USDA.
For more information and eligibility requirements visit www.ncagr.gov/markets/scgrant or call Sarah Pearce at 919-707-3158.