|Announcing Request for Proposals for Specialty Crop Block Grants 2012|
|(May 15, 2012)|
The Specialty Crop Block Grant Program funds projects that soley enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops.
The Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture(VIDA) is taking proposals for Specialty Crop Block Grant Fiscal Year 2012. Specialty Crop Block Grant funding is competitively awarded by USDA to States and Terriories which design their own (local) programs within USDA parameters.
Specialty Crops are defined by the USDA as fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, horticulture, and nursery crops
The application funding process is as follows:
VIDA is soliciting proposals to address one of two goals:
Please contact VIDA Marketing Dept. for more details 340-778-0997 ext 239 or 238 ..click here for detailed RFP