$50 million invested in Vermont rural development
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RURAL DEVELOPMENT INVESTS IN VERMONTUSDA Rural Development for Vermont announced that during FY 2004$50,236,513 was invested in Vermont loans and grants. RuralBusinesses in Vermont received almost $6.5 million in direct andguaranteed loans from RD affecting approximately 254 jobs. Otherexamples include $767,854 in grants to organizations striving toimprove the economic conditions of rural Vermont. Three agriculturalentities received a total of $165,737 in Value Added MarketDevelopment Grants. More info? visit http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/vt(link is external).