The Hagstrom Report

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Vilsack announces rural development grants

The Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Education and Charitable Foundation, Inc., the Dennison, Minn., Food Co-op and the Montana Crow Indian Tribe are among the 112 groups in 39 states, the District of Columbia and the Western Pacific that will receive rural development grants and loans, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today.

The announcement includes $12.67 million in grants and $7.8 million in loans from several rural development programs.