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Season’s Greetings from Georgia USDA Rural Development
USDA Announces Notice of Funding Availability for Value-Added Producer Grants (Applications due Feb. 24, 2014)
USDA Announces Funding to Improve Rural Housing- (Housing Preservation Grants)
(November 11, 2013) Rural Development Honors America’s Veterans and Highlights Ways USDA Can Help Them
Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Projects to Improve Farm and Rural Business Energy Efficiency
(October 18, 2013) Changes to Eligible Area Maps for RD housing programs moved to January 15, 2014.
Read all about Nancy Perry, our featured Employee for December!
Changes to the eligible areas map based on 2010 Census data scheduled to take effect Oct. 1, have been changed by passage of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014. The new implementation date, barring Congressional action, will be Jan, 15 2014.
Click above then select "Future Eligible Areas" on the left menu to see the changes scheduled for Jan, 15, 2014. NOTE: Complete applications received before Jan, 15 2014, will continue to use rural area definitions based on 2000 Census data.
Rural Development Overview of Loan and Grant Programs (Updated May 2013)
Map of Georgia Rural Development Area Offices (and phone numbers)
Fiscal Year 2012 Progress Report of Georgia Rural Development Funding
USDA Drought Resources and Information
Federal Resources for Sustainable Rural Communities- A Guide outlining federal funding that is available to help rural communities promote economic development and enhance the quality of life for rural residents.
Georgia Rural Development Home Page
Georgia Business and Cooperatives Programs Division
Georgia Rural Energy for America Program
Georgia Community Facilities Programs Division
Georgia Water and Environmental Programs Division
Georgia Single Family Housing Programs Division
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Georgia State Director's Page
Georgia Rural Development StrikeForce Initiative
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