Farm Business Management and Benchmarking (FBMB) Competitive Grants Program

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.

Eligibility Details

More Information on Eligibility: 
Pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 450i(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 2 or more of the entities described in subparagraphs (A) through (H).

Important Dates

Posted Date: 
Monday, April 27, 2015
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Additional Information

For More Information Contact: 
Susan Shockey
Contact for Electronic Access Problems: 
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number: 
USDA-NIFA-FBMB-005115
CFDA number: 
10.319
Abstracts of Funded Projects: 
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Relevant Documents: 
Estimated Total Program Funding: 
$1,350,000
Percent of Applications Funded: 
25%
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: 
100 percent (%) match required
Range of Awards: 
$0 - $500,000