Let's Grow Grant Requests Total 27
November 18, 2016

Susan Shultz, American Sheep Industry Association's Let's Grow Committee chairman, announced that 27 applications have been received for consideration in the fourth round of grant funding. These applications requested more than one-half million dollars in funds.

The committee will meet Dec. 5-6 in Denver to select which grants will be awarded funding.

In the previous three rounds of funding, the Let's Grow program has awarded 36 grants totaling $671,220. The purpose of these funds is to increase the productivity and profitability of the U.S. sheep industry.