The Nutrient Management Farmer Education (NMFE) Grant Program is funded by the Wisconsin
Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) through the Soil and Water
Resource Management program to support nutrient management planning in Wisconsin. The NMFE
grant program funds entities to educate farmers on nutrient management and to enable farmers to write
their own nutrient management plans. Available funds determine the number and extent of grants
Grants are provided via reimbursement. Award recipients must sign a grant contract with DATCP to
receive reimbursements. Funds must be spent in the year in which it is awarded. Awards may be
extended for an additional year if a formal request is submitted to the DATCP program manager.
Instructions for submitting an extension request will be included in the grant contract.