USDA Unveils New Urban Agriculture Toolkit

Urban and small farmers looking for resources to help them manage various aspects of their business can now take advantage of a new toolkit released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The USDA Urban Agriculture Toolkit is an electronic document that helps small producers navigate more than 70 helpful resources, including technical assistance and financing opportunities. It focuses on some of the most pressing challenges confronting urban producers such as land access, soil quality, water resources, capital and financing, infrastructure, market development, production strategies, and applying for federal, state or private foundation grants. Read the full press release.

Posted on: May 2nd, 2016