USDA: $700 million more ag relief for COVID-19
Last updated 9/15/2021 at 7:45am
From U.S. Department of Agriculture
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday it will soon publish Requests for Applications — RFAs — for new grant programs — the Pandemic Response and Safety or PRS Grant program and the Seafood Processors Pandemic Response and Safety Block Grant program — to support agricultural stakeholders who haven’t yet received substantial federal financial assistance in responding to the COVID-19 crisis.
The grant programs will provide assistance to small businesses in certain commodity areas, including small scale specialty c...