Minn. Dept. of Agriculture offers grants to farmers

By KBJR News 1

December 30, 2013 Updated Dec 30, 2013 at 7:43 AM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is hoping to increase sales of Minnesota agriculture by adding another round of funding for projects that will help farmers, producers and processors add value to their operations.

A total of $2 million in funding is available through the Agricultural Growth, Research and Innovation Program.

Apply by 4 p.m. on March 3, 2014. Applications can be found at www.mda.state.mn.us/valueadded.aspx.