Value added no less….
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The United States Department Of Agriculture (USDA) has released its list of “Value-Added Producer Grants” (VAPG) for 2014 and $3,550,546 went to businesses involved with alcohol.
“The primary objective of the VAPG program is to help agricultural producers enter into value-added activities related to the processing and/or marketing of bio-based value-added products. Generating new products, creating and expanding marketing opportunities, and increasing producer income are the end goals of this program,” the USDA website says.