Component Two Opens for Rural Food Sustainability Grant, Empowering Communities with Grants of up to $300,000

16 Jan 2024


The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced today the opening of Component Two of the Rural Food Sustainability Grant Program. Component Two will award grant dollars to support the creation or expansion projects or initiatives that aim to increase food accessibility and sustainability for entities that have developed profit loss statements and backup materials to show the expansion of the project will be sustainable.  

"The response to Component One of the programs demonstrated the commitment of our communities," Commerce Community Development Liaison Emma Cook said. "We are eager to see even more impactful projects emerge with Component Two, contributing to the sustainable growth of our local food systems and fostering vibrant rural communities." 

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