Proposals Open for $460,000 in PA Farm Bill Funds for Specialty Crops Feeding Strategic Growth
December 1, 2022
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding invites proposals for $460,000 in Pennsylvania Specialty Crop Block Grants, created under the PA Farm Bill in 2019 and funded a fourth time in 2022-23. Eligible projects stimulate market growth and advance the competitive position of crops designated as high priority for their potential to feed Pennsylvania’s economy and boost environmental sustainability.
“These PA Farm Bill grants are strategic investments in Pennsylvania’s future,” Secretary Redding said. “Pennsylvania hardwoods supply the world with sustainable, quality building materials....