USDA Grant Awarded To Help New Farmers In Massachusetts | WAMC

USDA Grant Awarded To Help New Farmers In Massachusetts

Aug 23, 2016

Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded a three-year grant totaling almost $600,000 to a western Massachusetts nonprofit to assist beginning farmers throughout the state.

Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture hopes to reach 600 beginning farmers with the program.

WAMC’s Paul Tuthill spoke with the agency’s executive director Philip Korman.