FAP Program OPEN for Summer/Fall/Spring (2023) Applications

The Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets is pleased to announce that applications for the Farm Agronomic Practice (FAP) Program are now open for applications from Vermont farms to support the installation of field conservation practices this summer through next spring.

The 2022/2023 FAP Program will support Vermont farms to install the following conservation practices between July 1, 2022 and June 30, 2023:








The FAP program operates on a first-come first-served model, so apply early! Final application deadlines are as follows:

  • Applications which include Rotational Grazing are due June 15, 2022. If you are applying for rotational grazing you must include a grazing plan and maps in your application.
  • Applications which include Cover Crop are due August 1, 2022.
  • For all other practices, applications must be submitted 30 days prior to install of the first practice for which funding is requested.

For more information on the FAP program requirements or to print a PDF application form .