Number: 
USDA-NIFA-FBMB-007854
Sponsor: 
USDA NIFA
Award Ceiling: 
500000
Posted Date: 
April 29, 2020
Due Date: Full Proposal: 
April 8, 2021
The Farm Business Management and Benchmarking (FBMB) Competitive Grants Program provides funds for improving the farm management knowledge and skills of agricultural producers by maintaining and expanding a national, publicly available farm financial management database to support improved farm management. At a minimum, applicants should provide evidence that they: 1. Will expand or establish a farm management program that works directly with agricultural producers to contribute data to the national farm management and benchmarking database; 2. Address the farm management needs of a variety of crops and regions of the United States; 3. Establish and maintain collective partnerships with more than five (5) farm management education programs or associations that are representative of agricultural diversity in multiple regions of the United States