Program Description

GRANT: The purpose of the Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) is to increase domestic consumption of, and access to, locally and regionally produced agricultural products, and to develop new market opportunities for farm and ranch operations serving local markets by developing, improving, expanding, and providing outreach, training, and technical assistance to, or assisting in the development, improvement, and expansion of, domestic farmers markets, roadside stands, community-supported agriculture programs, agritourism activities, and other direct producer-to-consumer market opportunities.

General Program Requirements

Refer to the most recently published Request for Applications, which is located on the USDA website.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

Refer to the most recently published Request for Applications, which is located on the USDA website.

Program Contact Information

John Miklozek
Supervisory Grants Management Specialist
john.miklozek@usda.gov
202-720-1403

Additional Information

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number10.168
Current Method of Tribal EligibilityProgram not specific to American Indians and Alaska Natives, but they are eligible
Can the funding from the program be renewedNo
Funding TypeMandatory
Entities Eligible for Grant AssistanceFederally Recognized Tribes and Tribal Organizations, Other Tribal/Native Entities, Non-Tribal/Non-Native Entities
Matching Funds RequiredNo
Length of ProgramUp to 3 years
Recurring Base Funding for TribesNo
Do Tribes compete with other entities for funding from the program?Yes

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