The Montana Department of Agriculture has Montana Meat Processing Infrastructure Grants available to aid small and medium-sized meat processors responding to COVID-19 supply chain disruptions. These grants support local meat processing infrastructure and capacity in Montana. Examples of eligible expenses include, but are not limited to, equipment and infrastructure that increases processing and/or storage capacity, costs associated with becoming State or Federally inspected, and other business adaptation and diversification activities. Total funding available is $2 million, with a maximum award of $150,000.
The application deadline is July 2, 2020.