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  • Not accepting applications.
  • See link to FEAP program below.
Program Availability: Not Accepting Applications
Accelerating Agricultural Innovation Program

Accelerating Agricultural Innovation Program


The Accelerating Agricultural Innovation Program has been discontinued under Growing Forward 2. It has been replaced by the Farm Energy and Agri-Processor (FEAP) Program.


Click here to visit the FEAP Program page.



This program is not currently accepting applications; however, additional funding is being requested to meet the demand from agri-processors. Please click the orange Subscribe to Receive Program Announcements button on the right-hand side to sign up for email notification of any updates, such as re-opening or new rules.


Program purpose statement

To stimulate the demonstration, commercialization, and adoption of innovative and collaborative products, practices, and processes that have the potential to provide an impact on the agriculture and agri-food industry and to support the early adopters of new technologies, innovations, and practices.

This program intends to support late-stage activities on the Innovation continuum of start-up/scale-up demonstration work and adoption.

Program description

The three streams of the Growing Forward 2 Accelerating Agricultural Innovation Program are:

Stream A: Collaborating Innovation – Not Currently Accepting Applications

Stream B: Implementing Innovation – Not Currently Accepting Applications

Stream C: Implementing Innovation for Energy Reduction – Not Currently Accepting Applications


Program Contacts

Farm Energy and Agri-Processing Program

Links & Other Resources

Program FAQs

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