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$2,500 Grants Available

The Northern Shores Community Development F.A.R.M. Program is excited to announce that we are accepting applications for another round of $2,500 Grants. Grants will be available to support emerging and/or established Native American farmers, ranchers, and agricultural/aquaculture/aquafarming entrepreneurs.

- 8 grants will be available from the “Capitalizing & Growing Native Agribusiness and Value-added Agribusiness” year two.

We will only consider one application per person/household/business.

Tribal Citizens of the Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa, Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Bay Mills Indian Community, Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, and Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians are encouraged to apply. Treaty Fishing is included in our description of agriculture as well as harvesting, gathering, and processing natural resources to produce a product.

Applications are available on our website: nscdi.org.

Applications will be accepted until April 6, 2023.

Those who are awarded a grant, will be notified by April 14. The grant recipients will be announced on our website.

For an application, or for more information, please visit our website.

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FARM Grant Announcement 2023

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