National Organic Program Grant | South Dakota Department of Agriculture

National Organic Program Grant

This program reimburses NOP-certified applicants for 75% of the cost associated with certification or re-certification to the National Organic Program, not to exceed $750 during the program year per certified operation.

NOP-certified producers and processors are eligible to apply.

Producers/handlers can qualify for reimbursement from multiple scopes of certification. Scopes include crops, livestock, wild crops and handling. Operations that hold certification for more than one scope are eligible for a cost-share payment for each scope.

Reimbursements will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis until funds are depleted.

Applicants will need to submit the following items for consideration:

Application Documents

For more information, contact:

Kimberly DeSchepper, Grants & Loan Specialist