Specialty Crop Block Grant Program


The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is pleased to announce a competitive solicitation process to award Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP) H.R. 133 Stimulus Funding to projects that enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops. Additional funds were made available to States under this solicitation. Congress has provided this funding due to COVID-19 impacts to the food system.

Request for Concept Proposals: NDA anticipates awarding approximately $659,880 to projects enhancing the competitiveness of Nebraska specialty crops.

All completed Concept Proposals were electronically due to casey.foster@nebraska.gov no later than July 31, 2021

For questions, please contact:

Casey Foster
Nebraska Department of Agriculture
PO Box 94947
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-4876