• When funding is available, the Viability Program awards grants on a competitive basis through our grant programs: 

    • Business Plan Implementation Grants are available to help past Viability Program participants implement their business plans. Eligibility requirements are determined each cycle, so please reach out to program staff to find out if you may be eligible. Applications for 2022 Business Plan Implementation Grants will be open in the spring. 
    • Water Quality Grants are available to help Vermont farmers make water quality-related capital improvements in order to comply with Vermont's Required Agricultural Practices. Applications for 2023-2024 Water Quality Grants will be open November 27, 2023 and close January 19, 2024.