Grants Awarded for Colorado Specialty Crops
October 24, 2011
Fourteen grants totaling over $712,000 have been awarded through the Colorado Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crops Block Grant Program. Specialty crops include fruits, vegetables, seeds, greenhouse and nursery products and sod. Funds are received by CDA from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service initiatives aimed at enhancing the competitiveness of Colorado’s fruit, vegetable and green industries.
For more information, please visit http://www.Colorado.gov/ag.