Secretary of Agriculture, Anson Tebbetts, Announces 2017 Grantees of the Working Lands Enterprise Fund

Farm and Forest Companies are Ready to Grow the Vermont Economy Thanks to a Jump Start from the Working Lands Enterprise Initiative

Governor Phil Scott, Agriculture, Food & Markets Secretary Anson Tebbetts, Deputy Commerce & Community Development Secretary Ted Brady, Forests, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Michael Snyder, and the Working Lands Enterprise Board awarded $680,000 in grants to 19 agriculture and forest sector businesses and service providers yesterday. The Working Lands Enterprise Initiative has distributed over $3.8 Million in grants since its inception in 2012, leading to an additional 428 jobs and $18.1 million in sales.​