2014 Capital and Infrastructure Investments

Capital and Infrastructure Investment Recipients

Capital and Infrastructure Investment Grantees
(7) Agriculture and (3) Forestry Grant Recipients

Addison County

Vermont Livestock Slaughter and Processing, LLC, Ferrisburgh
$38,000 for a computerized weight data and tracking system for livestock

Caledonia County

Northeastern Vermont Development Association, St. Johnsbury
$50,000 to catalyze the market for high-efficiency, fully automated wood pellet boilers in the Northeast Kingdom and to enhance associated delivery and service infrastructure

Orange County

Vermont Technical College: Institute for Applied Agriculture & Food Systems, Randolph
$75,000 for a dairy processing plant and hub

Orleans County

Goodridge Lumber, Inc., Albany
$30,000 for land acquisition

Washington County

Grow Compost of Vermont, LLC, Moretown
$75,000 to fund a long-range strategic plan to assist businesses and farms to comply with the provisions of the recently enacted Act 148

Vermont Food Venture Center, Hardwick and Mad River Food Hub, Waitsfield
$50,000 for an Equipment Access Program for Vermont value added processors

Screamin’ Ridge Farm, Inc., East Montpelier
$50,000 for a collaborative processing facility for value-added agricultural products

Windham County

Brattleboro Area Farmers’ Market, Brattleboro
$30,000 for site acquisition and expansion of the farmers’ market

Ironwood Brand, LLC, Brattleboro
$37,500 to link native lumber with prefab, high-performance construction

Windsor County

North Hollow Farm, Rochester
$24,380 for an on-farm USDA inspected meat processing plant

Contact Information

Working Lands Enterprise Initiative
116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620
(802) 622-4477
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