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ARPA AGRICULTURE INFRASTRUCTURE GRANT

The intent of the Agriculture Infrastructure Grant Program is to advance Montana's agricultural industry through targeted investments in value-added agriculture projects across the state. Grants will assist with the development of innovative agricultural business improvements to keep pace with a transforming agricultural industry, create new jobs, and expand business opportunities.

Background:

$7.5 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds were allocated to strengthen and diversify Montana's industry through targeted investments in value added agriculture projects across the state. The application period for the ARPA Agriculture Infrastructure Grant closed on December 15, 2021 at 5:00 PM MST.  

Click Here to view ARPA Agriculture Infrastructure Program Guidance

Click Here to view ARPA AIG Controls

Timeline:

  • March 20, 2024: Current ARPA Contract Performance End Date
  • May, 2024: The Department reserves the right to solicit funding requests and reallocate funds not expended by current ARPA grant recipients by 45 days after the contract end date of March 20, 2024.