Local Food Purchase Assistance Cooperative Agreement Program


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A statewide grant program funded through the USDA to maintain and improve local food and agricultural supply chain resiliency. To learn more check out the press release below.

Press Release
Released on April 21, 2022


View the Guidance

Revised on May 5, 2022, with changes to the ineligible expense list. Changes
are shown with a strikethrough.

Visit the Documents/Forms tab for more supporting documents.


A grant webinar was held on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. To view the recording and slides from the webinar please visit the Related Resources tab. Please check the FAQ tab for more information. If you have any further questions visit our Contact Us tab.


Open Office hours will be on Friday, May 27, from 12-1 PM.
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If you are a CT farmer of any size or years of experience and/or produce value-added products using CT Grown ingredients who are interested in selling products through this program, please (also) complete

Producer Interest Form