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Maine Farms for the Future Program Now Accepting Fall Applications
Application submissions must be received no later than 11:59pm local time, Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
The State of Maine, Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Bureau of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources offers grants for business plan development (Phase 1) and investment support (Phase 2) to improve “farm vitality” – defined as an increase in long-term, maintainable, farm profitability and net worth - as authorized in the Maine Farms for the Future Program (Title7, MRS Chapter 10-B).
The current Request for Proposals (RFP#201904076) and Phase 1 and Phase 2 applications for Fall 2019 as well as a Question & Answer Summary and all revisions/amendments related to the RFP can be obtained at the following website: https://www.maine.gov/dafs/bbm/procurementservices/vendors/grants Scroll down to Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry – Maine Farms for the Future Program.