Massachusetts Farm Energy Program

Application to Receive Grant Proposal Writing Assistance from the Massachusetts Farm Energy Program

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Contact Information

Best way to reach you *

Eligibility

Is your project in a rural eligible area? *

Are you an agricultural producer? *

Are you a Small Rural Business? *

Additional Information

As an agricultural producer, did you produce agricultural products with a gross market value of:

Less than $600,000 in the preceding year? *

Less than $200,000 in the preceding year? *

Are you a Very Small Rural Business (As defined in 4280.103 - a business with less than 15 employees and less than $1 million in annual receipts)? *

Readiness

Have you applied to the RD grant program before? *

If yes, was your project funded?

Have you attended a Rural Development Informational Session or Application Workshop for the energy program? *

Does your project have any environmental, historical, or critical habitat impacts? *

If so, have you contacted relevant agencies?

Have you completed an energy audit or renewable energy assessment for the proposed project? *

If yes, please list:

Is the project site located on any kind of agriculturally preserved and restricted land such as Agricultural Preservation Restriction (APR) land? *

Do you have a plan to finance, maintain, and operate this project through its lifetime? *