Governor, MDA award grants to more than 60 businesses for meat processing
More than $7.5 million of Coronavirus Relief Funds awarded through Montana Meat Processing Infrastructure grants
Last updated 8/5/2020 at 7:43am
Gov. Steve Bullock and the Montana Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday that more $7.5 million in grant funding has been awarded through the Montana Meat Processing Infrastructure Grant programs, including to some local businesses.
The grants are designed to aid small and medium-sized meat processors in responding to the COVID-19 crisis through the adaptation and advancement of meat processing infrastructure and capacity in Montana.
The grants include $103,585 to Bear Paw Meats in Chinook to assist with equipment purchases and facility modifications to increase proc...