Three USDA Grants, and Assistance chances
- USDA AMS is accepting applications now through May 24, 2022, for the second round of Meat and Poultry Inspection Readiness Grants program funding totaling $23.6 million Click here for more information.
- USDA AMS is investing up to $25 million to establish a nationwide technical assistance program for meat and poultry processors. The technical assistance will provide support for meat and poultry grant applicants to navigate the application process and to assist grant recipients throughout their project. Click here for more information.
- USDA announced a 30-day extension for the Phase 1 Meat and Poultry Processing Expansion Program. The new deadline is May 11th, 2022. NASDA and other stakeholders sent a letter to USDA Rural Development requesting a 30-day extension (Attachment). Click here for more information.