Let’s Grow Receives 16 Grant Requests
April 21, 2017
An April 20 deadline yielded 16 new applications for Let’s Grow funding requesting nearly $425,000. The Let’s Grow Committee will meet in Denver on May 8-9 to review the requests and award grants.
In the previous four rounds, 50 projects have been funded with more than $865,000 being returned to the industry. The purpose of Let’s Grow is to support, promote and ensure the U.S. sheep industry’s future through the development of innovative and sustainable initiatives that increase the productivity, profitability and growth of the American sheep industry, which will further enhance domestic wool and lamb production?.