Value-Added Producers Grant applications deadline extended

USDA Rural Development State Director Bobby Lewis has announced that due to the recent devastating floods in West Virginia, the deadline for the Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) has been extended for West Virginia applicants through the close of business on Monday, July 11, 2016. Applications postmarked on or before July 11 will also be accepted for competition. Applicants should direct any questions to USDA staff by calling 304-253-9597 ext. 146 or 304-284-4871 or via email at or

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