On-Farm Milk Storage & Handling Grant

Applications are due by October 6, 2022.
The Northeast Dairy Business Innovation Center has funds available through the On-Farm Milk Storage & Handling Grant to support dairy farmers in the purchase of equipment and other related costs that will improve milk storage, handling, and energy efficiencies. Applicants will be able to select from a pre-approved list of eligible equipment, including milk storage tanks, milk pipeline, glycol chillers, milk loading systems, reclaim systems for water, cooling equipment, plate coolers/heat exchangers, and equipment installation costs. Grants are available to applicants in 11 Northeast states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Grants will range from $15,000 to $50,000 with a 25% match commitment.