What is SARE?
Since 1988, the SARE grants and education program has advanced agricultural innovation that promotes profitability, stewardship of the land, air and water, and quality of life for farmers, ranchers and their communities. SARE is...
Grants for Innovative Research and Education
SARE offers grants to farmers, ranchers and ag professionals for on-farm research, education, and professional and community development. SARE-supported projects address soil health, pest management, energy, livestock production, stewardship, marketing, systems research and more.
Local Leadership, National Impact
Four regional councils—including farmers, educators, scientists, government, NGOs and other stakeholders—set priorities and make grants.
Engagement and Training
Hundreds of producers from all corners of the nation share their on-farm research results and advise SARE.
Stories from the Field
The following stories from 2015/2016 Report from the Field offer a picture of how SARE grantees are advancing sustainable practices in a range of production systems across the country:
A Program of Partnerships (letter from the director)