HDOA's Agricultural Development Division, Market Development Division now administers the USDA National Organic Certification Cost-Share Program. (The program was formerly administered by the Commodities Branch).
The program provides a one-time cost-share assistance up to a maximum of $500 to organic farmers who receive and continue organic certification from a USDA accredited certifying agent between October 1, 2004 and September 30, 2008.
For the application form and instructions, click here.
If you have any questions regarding this grant program, please call HDOA's Market Development Branch at: 973-9595.