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ASBTDC Free Events 

The ASBTDC offers a variety of Webinars and in-person events in the Northwest Arkansas area to the public. These events are free to the public and are generally geared towards helping small businesses achieve their goals. Here are a few examples: Introduction to Trademarks, Instagram Reels for Small Business, Small Business Finance, and How to Speak with Confidence on Camera.


Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production (UAIP) Grant from USDA and NCRS


UAIP Grants are an opportunity for planning projects and implementing projects that will improve local food access, collaborate with partner organizations, may support infrastructure needs, emerging technologies, educational endeavors and urban farming policy implementation. The goal of this grant is to accelerate existing and emerging models of urban, indoor, and other agricultural practices that serve multiple farmers. 


The Urban Agriculture and Innovation Production Competitive Grants Program planning projects and implementation projects funding floor is $50,000! 


Eligible Applicants: Native American tribal organizations, nonprofits, a unit of local government and any school that serves the grades kindergarten through grade 12. 


Deadline: July 30, 2021