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Six Minnesota Businesses Get Grants From USDA

(Washington, DC) – Several Minnesota businesses have received financial assistance from the USDA. The agency recently granted $50 million in Farm Labor Stabilization and Protection funds, with nearly $2 million allocated to six businesses in Minnesota.

Olson Custom Farms in Hendricks received the largest award of $600,000 to supplement worker pay and benefits. Spring Valley Farms in Morris and Featherstone Fruits and Vegetables in Rushford also received grants of $400,000 each.