Pennsylvania Grants Boost Small Meat and Poultry Processors’ Capacity

The Pennsylvania Farm Bill provided $676,140 in Very Small Meat and Poultry Processor Grants to help 12 small businesses in 11 counties by funding expansion, equipment purchases, food and worker safety improvements, and other measures to boost small businesses’ capacity to meet demand for local meat and poultry. Since 2019, Pennsylvania has supported the expansion of 47 small businesses, investing more than $2.5 million through Very Small Meat and Poultry Processor Grants.
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