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Farmers Can Get Grants to Go Green

 Posted by on December 17, 2010
Dec 172010
 

Missouri farmers are getting more help from the government to go green.

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources is offering $4.5 million in low interest loans to energy efficiency projects.

This is is the first ag loan program from the DNR.

It will provide from $30,000 to $500,000 in funding to reduce energy costs.

Applications must be submitted to the department by Feb. 15, 2011, and are available on the department's Website at dnr.mo.gov/transform/energizemissiouriagriculture.htm.

For more information about the program and the webinar call 877-610-0834 or e-mail EMA.loans@shawgrp.com.