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Grant Programs

FY 2016 Funding Opportunity Announcement – CLOSED!!

Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers Program (also known as the 2501 Program)

The Fiscal Year 2016 application period is now closed. Please see the links below to apply and for additional information:


    Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Program Policy Research Center

    USDA’s Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center (The Center) specializes in policy research impacting socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers. Land loss, land retention, and access to local, state, and federal programs will be major areas of research and policy development. For additional information on The Center, please see the links below:

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