WV Gets More Than $230,000 In Specialty Crop Block Grants

Winfield Elementary¬†Program Included The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the rewarding of the 2017 Specialty Crop Block Grants (SCBG) to West Virginia. Thirty-one projects were submitted to the West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA) for competitive review. Twelve of those were selected to share $230,000 in funding.¬† The purpose of the SCBG program is to solely enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops. Specialty crops are defined as “fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits,…

"WV Gets More Than $230,000 In Specialty Crop Block Grants"