Department of Agriculture & Markets

 
 The Urban Agriculture Program
(718) 722-2891


News & Events

Government:

New Farmers Grant Fund
Urban farm operations could qualify!
*** DEADLINE JANUARY 30th, 2015 ***
Apply here

GreenThumb Farmers Market Grant Program
Scale up your community gardening efforts into a community-based farmers market. Mini-grants available for $2,000-$5,000. GreenThumb gardens eligible to apply.
*** DEADLINE FEBRUARY 16th, 2015 ***
Apply here

Organization:

The Neighborhood Grant - Citizens Committee of New York City
Calling all residents of NYC: working on a project to impact your neighborhood? Apply for funding of up to $3,000 to benefit your community! Many community projects also happen to be food projects.
*** DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JANUARY 26th, 2015 ***
Apply here

Small Grants- Captain Planet Foundation
Trying to make a positive impact on the environment? Apply for funding up to $2,500 to support your project!
*** DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JANUARY 31st, 2015 ***
Apply here

Merck Family Fund
Funding is available for environmentally restorative projects in urban communities.
*** DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JANUARY 31st, 2015 ***
Apply here

Partnership for Parks Capacity Fund Grant
For those working in NYC Parks, here’s an opportunity to support your project. Grants up to $5,000 are available.
*** DEADLINE TO APPLY IS FEBRUARY 1st, 2015 ***
Apply here

Barker Welfare Foundation
Is your urban agriculture project working with youth and families? If so, there are funding opportunities.
*** DEADLINE TO APPLY IS FEBRUARY 1st, 2015 ***
Apply here


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Source: Garden of E.D.E.N, Foodlink, Rochester, NY http://foodlinkny.org


Urban Agriculture Events in NYS




Submit your event to urbanag@agriculture.ny.gov