CT DoAG: 2024 Farm Transition Grants Available

Posted on December 8, 2023


Dear Friends,

For all local farmers, the Connecticut Department of Agriculture is accepting proposals for 2024 Farm Transition Grants, which assist Connecticut farmers and agricultural cooperatives in diversifying their operations and their other venues where the majority of their Connecticut-grown products are sold.

Applications are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2024.

Applicants can apply for four unique grant categories:

Farmer Micro Grant

Microgrants to support new individuals/partnerships

Moving Forward Against a Ban on Gas Cars

Posted on November 29, 2023


After Governor Lamont rescinded his regulatory package to ban the sale of new gas-powered cars by 2035, legislative democrats expressed their intention to pursue this ban in the upcoming legislative session. This would put the measure up for a debate and vote before the full House and Senate.

Gas Car Ban?

“Stuff a Cruiser” Food Drive in Suffield, Sat. November 4th

Posted on October 27, 2023


SUFFIELD – State Representative Tami Zawistowski (R-61) announced a “Stuff a Cruiser” food drive to be held on Saturday, November 4th. In conjunction with the Suffield Police Department, all proceeds from the food drive will benefit Suffield Community Aid.

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2023

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Location: Suffield Village Market

Address: 68 Bridge St, Suffield

Below you will find a list of desired donations to be considered.