Garrett County Ag Marketing Grants Available
Last Updated on Jan 12, 2015 at 10:31am | Agribusiness
The Garrett County Department of Economic Development recently announced a new grant program to aid in the promotion of agriculture-based businesses in Garrett County
Any farm, farm business, farm-related business, or farm-related organization or association based in Garrett County is eligible to apply.
A maximum of ten grants of up to $100 each may be awarded this year to fund up to 90% of the costs of each project. The applicant must contribute at least 10% of the total project costs. For example, if you are purchasing a banner that costs $80.00 (total project cost), you must contribute 10%, or $8.00. In this case, you could apply for up to $72.00 in grant funds. You can, of course, contribute more than 10% of the total project costs.
Applications are available at www.gcedonline.com
on the Agribusiness page and at the Economic Development and Extension Offices. Applications are accepted at any time.