Organic Certification Cost Share Grant Program
The Connecticut Department of Agriculture (CT DoAG) receives a grant on a yearly basis from the USDA-National Organic Program (NOP). Through this grant, our agency can reimburse Connecticut’s Certified Organic Growers & Processors for a portion of their certification fee. The amount reimbursed will be 75% (up to $750.00) of the certification cost.
CT DoAG – Marketing Division receives a list of Certified Organic Growers and Processors from organic certifying agents in Connecticut. These growers and processors are contacted and notified about this program on a yearly basis. In order to be eligible for this money, the following is required:
These items are needed by September.