Rooted in diverse immigrant farmer experience

Advance sustainable farming and food systems

Welcome to NIFI

Rooted in diverse immigrant farmer experience, the National Immigrant Farming Initiative strengthens the capacity of immigrants to farm successfully and to advance sustainable farming and food systems.

Learn more about becoming a member of NIFI

You can support NIFI and the work it does as either an institutional or individual member. 

In our website you will get news and updates regarding:

  • immigrant farming projects
  • available funding
  • conferences and  workshops
  • other resources

Tips for Grant Seekers

Illinois Resourcenet has put together a new collection of resources for those seeking community-based grants. Includes tips on getting more funding, sources of funding for green industry, and basic tips for getting started. Download the PDF document now.