Farm Business Management and Benchmarking Competitive Grants Program

Quick Facts

Due DateMay 30, 2014 (Friday)
Award AmountUn-Known
Category of Funding ActivityAgriculture
Eligible Applicants
  • Others - Applications may be submitted by numerous entities. Pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 450 i(b)(7), eligible applicants means: (A) State agricultural experiment stations; (B) Colleges and universities; (C) University research foundations; (D) Other research institutions and organizations; (E) Federal agencies; (F) National laboratories; (G) Private organizations or corporations: (H) Individuals; or (I) Any group consisting of two (2) or more of the entities described in subparagraphs (A) through (H).

Program Description

The Farm Business Management and Benchmarking (FBMB) Competitive Grants Program provides funds to (1) improve the farm management knowledge and skills of agricultural producers; and (2) establish and maintain a national, publicly available farm financial management database to support improved farm management.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberUSDA-NIFA-FBMB-004523
Funding Opportunity TitleFarm Business Management and Benchmarking Competitive Grants Program
Opportunity CategoryAgriculture
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of AwardsNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateApril 24, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateMay 30, 2014 (Friday)
Application Archive DateJune 29, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 1,300,000
Award AmountUn-Known
CFDA Number
  • 10.319 - Farm Business Management and Benchmarking Competitive Grants Program

Eligible Applicants

  • Others - Applications may be submitted by numerous entities. Pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 450 i(b)(7), eligible applicants means: (A) State agricultural experiment stations; (B) Colleges and universities; (C) University research foundations; (D) Other research institutions and organizations; (E) Federal agencies; (F) National laboratories; (G) Private organizations or corporations: (H) Individuals; or (I) Any group consisting of two (2) or more of the entities described in subparagraphs (A) through (H).

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Program Information WebsiteFarm Business Management and Benchmarking Competitive Grants Program
ContactOffice: National Institute of Food and Agriculture
NIFA Help Desk
Phone: 202-401-5048
Business hours are M-F, 7:00 am -5:00 pm ET, excluding Federal holidays

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