Michigan Announces Value Added and Regional Food System Grant Recipients

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has announced 20 projects that will be awarded funds under the competitive Value Added and Regional Food System Grant Program. The $1.8 million in grants for the 20 projects will leverage more than $12 million in private investments. A list of recipients is available online. Projects include processing, packing, and storage equipment for crops ranging from blueberries to broccoli.