Young Farmer Grant

Provides grants to young agricultural producers who are starting or expanding agricultural businesses in Texas.
The TAFA Young Farmer Grant Program will begin accepting applications for the next round of grants from April 1, 2014 through May 2, 2014

Please look for the application that indicates a deadline date of May 2, 2014 which will be added to the web-site in mid-March 2014.

  • Must be 18 to 45 years old
  • Applicant will create or expand an agricultural business
  • Matching funds required

  • Grants range from $5,000 to $10,000
  • Program is offered twice per year
  • Grant funds may not be used for capital purchases that exceed $5,000
  • FAQ's
  • Official Request for Application
    (see forms for application document)

          Allen Regehr
         (512) 463-9932

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