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Buy Local Buy Wisconsin Pre-Proposals Due Sept. 14th

Buy Local Buy Wisconsin Pre-Proposal Deadline is September 14th!
Join the growing list of local food businesses reaching their goals through the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection’s (DATCP) Buy Local Buy Wisconsin program. Proposals for Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin grant-funded projects are now being accepted from individuals, groups, businesses and organizations involved in Wisconsin agriculture, food processing, food distribution, food warehousing, retail food establishments or agricultural tourism sites. Proposals could include collaborations or partnerships. Eligible project expenses include operating expenses, real estate and equipment.
Pre-proposals must be received at DATCP by 4:00 pm on September 14th 2015.
The complete grant manual, cover sheet and budget outline is available online at http://datcp.wi.gov/Business/Buy_Local_Buy_Wisconsin/BLBW_Grants. For more information, contact DATCP’s Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Program Manager, Teresa Engel, at 608-224-5101 or teresa.engel@wi.gov.