The Agricultural Climate Resiliency & Efficiencies (ACRE) program is a competitive, reimbursement grant program that funds materials and labor for the implementation of practices that address the agricultural sector’s vulnerability to climate change, improves economic resiliency and advances the general goals identified in the Massachusetts Local Action Food Plan. Reimbursement grants up to $50,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis.
Agricultural operations engaged in production agriculture for commercial purposes as defined by Massachusetts General Law (M.G.L. Chpt. 128, Section 1.A.).
Estimated Application Open Period: Fall 2018
Estimated Application Deadline: Fall 2018
Maximum Funding Per Applicant: 75% of total project costs up to $50,000