Office of the Secretary
Farm to School Grant

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources in partnership with Dakota Rural Action and SDSU Extension is offering mini grants totaling $80,000 to help schools districts offer local and fresh foods.

A free webinar will be offered on February 23 at 2:30 p.m. to provide information about the grant, explain resources to assist applicants and provide examples of similar programming. To register, please visit:

Farm To School Mini-Grant FAQ

For more information please call or email

Brian Pontious

Policy Advisor

Phone: (605) 773-5559

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