Agriculture and Markets

Agency Program Name CFA # Region Applicant Name Project Name Project Description CFA Award Amount Contract Executed Anticipated Completion Date
Ag_and_Markets New York Craft Malt 16217 Finger Lakes Genesee County Industrial Development Agency New York Craft Malt The Genesee County IDA will provide funding to New York Craft Malt. New York Craft Malt will operate a commercial malting facility that will use locally grown food grade barley. An existing 2,400 square foot building will be renovated to serve as the malting facility. $117,330.00 Monday, June 3, 2013 - 20:00 Monday, March 30, 2015 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Adirondack Meat Company 16336 North Country Essex County Industrial Development Agency Adirondack Meat Company The Essex County Industrial Development Agency will use funds to assist the Adirondack Meat Company (AMC) with its $1.3 million project to construct and equip a 7,500 square foot USDA inspected slaughterhouse and meat processing facility in Ticonderoga. $165,000.00 Monday, May 13, 2013 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Hudson Valley Food Hub 17030 Mid-Hudson Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation Hudson Valley Food Hub The Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation will expand food processing and distribution capacity for Farm to Table Co-packers and Hudson Valley Harvest. With additional processing equipment, cold-freezer storage and distribution depots, the businesses will have expanded capacity to meet the growing demand for local food from customers in NYC and throughout the Northeast. $475,000.00 Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 20:00 Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Finger Lakes Food Hub 17070 Southern Tier Challenge Industries, Inc. Finger Lakes Food Hub Challenge Industries, Inc. will use funds to create the Finger Lakes Food Hub. The Finger Lakes Food Hub is an aggregation and value-added production facility that collaborates with local farmers and provides them with services to expand markets for their products. $150,000.00 Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Schoharie County Agriculture Assistance Program 17491 Mohawk Valley Schoharie County Schoharie County Agriculture Assistance Program Schoharie County will assist farms and agribusinesses in the county affected by recent natural disasters. Funding will be used to purchase up-to-date technology, equipment, and inventory, as well as working capital. The opportunities provided through matching grant funding of up to 50% of the total cost associated with the construction, expansion or renovation of agricultural projects that will have direct benefit to Schoharie County producers. $475,000.00 Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 20:00 Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Columbia County Value-Added Agricultural Program 17960 Capital District Columbia Economic Development Corporation Columbia County Value-Added Agricultural Program Columbia County Economic Development will help four existing value added producers and processors with expansion projects in Columbia County: Hudson-Chatham Winery in Ghent; Beth's Farm Kitchen in Stuyvesant; Pampered Cow in Ghent; and Chatham Brewing in Chatham. $82,200.00 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Growing the New York Dairy Industry 18131 Finger Lakes Farm Credit East, ACA Growing the New York Dairy Industry Farm Credit East, ACA will enhance their current ability to address capital needs of dairy farmers who are interested in expansion but face significant financial challenges in doing so. The primary focus will be to provide assistance for new investments to comply with Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation or other environmental requirements. $500,000.00 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:00 Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Growing Upstate Food Hub 18165 Central New York Madison County Agricultural Economic Development Growing Upstate Food Hub Madison County Agriculture Economic Development will expand the Growing Upstate Food Hub located in Canastota by establishing a shared use processing, warehousing and distribution facility for locally farmed products. $500,000.00 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 20:00 Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Onfarm Produce Washing Station Grant Program 18477 Mid-Hudson Council on the Environment, Inc. Onfarm Produce Washing Station Grant Program The Council on the Environment, Inc. will administer a mini-grant program that will reimburse farmers for up to 50% of the cost (up to $2,500) to purchase wash station equipment needed to ensure farm product safety and increase farm gate sales. $55,700.00 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 20:00 Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Increasing Cooling Space for Small Farms 16167 Finger Lakes Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Wayne County Increasing Cooling Space for Small Farms Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wayne County will administer a mini-grant program that will allow New York State growers to apply for up to $3,000 in matching funds to improve or develop cooling equipment needed to increase farm gate sales. $207,000.00 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:00 Monday, March 30, 2015 - 20:00
Ag_and_Markets Port of Oswego Agriculture Handling Project 16216 Central New York Port of Oswego Authority Port of Oswego Agriculture Handling Project The Port of Oswego Authority will purchase a bulk ship-barge loader to enable the loading of grain barges at the port, which will open new markets to farmers in Central NY. The addition of the ship loader system will increase the ability of the Port to lower loading costs and significantly increase the capacity of the Port to gain access to international markets for NY farmers. $250,000.00 Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 19:00 Monday, March 30, 2015 - 20:00