Farmers Market and Local Food
Grant Writing Workshop
March 27, 2015 - 12:30-4:30 Shawnee County Extension, Topeka, Ks
April 15, 2015 - 12:30-4:30 K-State at Salina, Salina, Kansas
April 23, 2015 - 12:30-4:30 Douglas County Extension, Lawrence, Kansas
The Regional Rural Development Centers in cooperation with the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) have developed workshop materials and resources focused on improving the funding success rate of applicants to USDA AMS grant programs, specifically the Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) and the Local Food Promotion Program (LFPP).
K-State Research and Extension is participating in this project, and offering this training program to assist individuals and organizations in their efforts to secure AMS resources to further the provision of local foods.