Friday, August 23, 2013

Get Your Ideas Ready - SARE Farmer/Rancher Grant Coming Soon

The North Central Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Farmer/Rancher Grant call for proposals will be coming out soon.  There will be 6 opportunities, 1 webinar and 5 workshops, for you to learn about this grant and to gain more insight into how to write a successful proposal.  I hope to see you at one of these.

September 9 – Webinar – 7-8:30 pm
Log onto and sign in as a guest with your name

September 12 – Lincoln University’s Carver Farm, Jefferson City – 4-9 pm
Contact to register –

September 17 – Warren County Extension Center, Warrenton – 10 am to 3 pm
Contact to register – Janet Hurst, 660-216-1749

September 19 – Ray County Senior Center, Richmond – 7-9 pm
Contact to register – Susan Jaster, 816-589-4725

October 2 – Sikeston – 4-9 pm
Contact to register – Catherine Bohnert, 573-681-5174

October 25 – Southwest Research Center, Mt. Vernon – 4-9 pm
Contact to register Shon Bishop, (417) 846-3948

The webinar is free.  Registration for the workshops is $5 that can be paid at the door.  Please call ahead of time so there is sufficient lunch and/or snacks available.

When the call for proposals is released, information will be passed along.  This year will be the first year that proposals can be submitted online.  SARE will accept hard copies if you don’t have access to a computer or the internet.  The deadline for submission is November 14th.

For additional information you can contact Debi Kelly or KB Paul.

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