The information below has been supplied by dairy marketers and other industry organizations. It has not been edited, verified or endorsed by Hoard’s Dairyman.New England Dairy’s dairy promotion grant program helps farmers build trust in dairy, educate consumers, and increase consumption.
Farmers planning local dairy promotion activities can apply for up to $2,400 annually. There are two grant deadlines this year: February 28 and July 14, 2023. Farmers can apply online: bit.ly/NED-promotion-grants
Examples of activities that would be considered for funding include events that bring dairy to unexpected places, on-farm events, campaigns to connect with consumers on social media, and more.
Applicants must be associated with the production of cow milk as a dairy producer or dairy farm employee located in Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, or Rhode Island.
For more information, contact Farmer Relations Specialist Jennifer Schenkel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-286-5894.