This grant program will provide funds for established value-added dairy processors and producer associations to access professional marketing and branding services to elevate value-added dairy businesses. Projects funded by this grant will increase the exposure and promotion of regionally produced dairy products guided by marketing/branding professionals. Funded projects will increase consumer awareness of products, develop market channels and distribution opportunities to increase product placement, support innovative strategies to increase consumption, and/or increase business revenues. Additionally, up to 25% of the grant funds may be used to implement the strategy and/or content developed by the contractor.
Grant range: $10,000 – $50,000, with 25% match requirement
Deadline: June 23, 2022
Learn more and apply at: https://agriculture.vermont.gov/dbic/activities/dairy-marketing-branding-services-grant