USDA Rural Development

Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Efficiency Improvements Program
This program was created to help agricultural producers and rural small businesses to purchase renewable energy systems or make energy efficiency improvements. Click here for more information on this program.

Value added Producer Grant (VAPG) Program
The program was created to help eligible producers of agricultural commodities, agricultural producer groups, farmer and rancher cooperatives, and majority-owned producer-based business ventures develop business plans for viable marketing opportunities and develop strategies to create marketing opportunities in emerging markets. Click here for more information on this program.