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PO Box 47 

100 South High Street, Suite 208

Hillsboro, OH 45133

Office: 937-393-2700

Fax: 937-393-5122


The Southern Ohio Agricultural and Community Development Foundation has several funding opportunities available to individuals and businesses in Southern Ohio.  

Agricultural Development

The Agricultural Development Program is available to eligible agricultural producers who reside in one of the 22 counties served by the foundation.  Applications are available July 1 and are accepted August 1-31. For more information, click here

Young Farmer

The Young Farmer Program is specifically geared to eligible agricultural producers 20-38 years of age as of August 1.  Applications for this program are available July 1 and are accepted August 1-31.  For more information, click here. 

Economic Development 

The Economic Development Program is available to eligible businesses located in Southern Ohio.  Funding is allocated up to three times annually.  More information and applications can be found here. 

Educational Assistance

Educational Excellence 

Eligible agricultural producers and their dependents are encouraged to apply for the educational grants. The Educational Assistance Grant is available August 1 - August 31 and the Educational Excellence Grant is available January 1 - 31. Click here for more details and application requirements.