Crop Insurance in Targeted States Program

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
USDA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 7/30/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019The purpose of the Targeted States program is to deliver crop insurance education and information to U.S. agricultural producers in States where there is traditionally, and continues to be a low level of Federal crop insurance participation and availability, and producers are underserved by the Federal crop insurance program. These states, defined as Targeted States for the purposes of this RFA, are Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming. Any cooperative agreements that may be funded will not exceed the maximum funding amount established for each of the Targeted States. Recipients must agree to the substantial involvement of RMA in the project.

Category: 
crop insurance, education, farm management, planning
Funding Amount: 
Alaska- $203,000

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Agricultural Producers in Alaska and other targeted states, Tribal agencies located in the listed targeted states are also included in eligible applicants.