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FSA Information Related to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Aquaculture Recovery Funds

Aquaculture producers suffered severe losses relating to high feed input costs during the 2008 calendar year. USDA is implementing recovery efforts through ARRA.



On June 2, 2009, the Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) for the 2008 Aquaculture Grant Program was published in the Federal Register. View a PDF of the Notice.


Grant funding to a State is contingent on the execution of a grant Agreement between CCC and the State. The grant agreement provides the final program provisions for program implementation. View an example of the grant agreement and cover letter (PDF 732 KB)

Grant funding to a State is contingent upon the Farm Service Agency's approval of the State 2008 AGP work plan. State Departments of Agriculture have been instructed to submit their work plans to FSA as soon as possible. View an approved work plan for implementing the program via cash to producers (PDF 1.08 MB).

Reporting Requirements

  • The data dictionary provided in the following PDF describes the data elements specifically required for recipient reporting under the Recovery Act: m09-21-supp2.pdf

FSA Aquaculture Grant Program (AGP) Financial Report - Due the 15th of every month, starting August 15, 2009

  • Instructions for completing the FSA AGP Financial Report


Live Meeting on August 7, 2009




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