Specialty Crop Retail Promotion Grant

Deadline: Open until all funds are allocated.

Start Date: APPLICATION COMING SOON!

Description: The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) is accepting applications for the Specialty Crop Retail Promotion Grant designed to create a concentrated and coordinated effort of retailers across the state to promote Texas specialty crops, including but not limited to, produce, tree nuts, floriculture and/or horticulture.  Funds are available from the United States Department of Agriculture through a Specialty Crop Block Grant Program grant to TDA to support a retailer promotion initiative.

Goal: Through a partnership with GO TEXAN, this program is designed to create a concentrated and coordinated effort of retailers across the state to promote Texas produce.

Eligibility: Texas retailers that purchase Texas specialty crop products including, but not limited to, produce, olive oil, honey, tree nuts, floriculture and/or horticulture from multiple producers and sell directly to consumers may apply for funds to enhance promotional activities of these Texas specialty crops.

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