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VAPG Power Point

VAPG Power Point

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Published by Jane Hawley Stevens
a presentation given to the Herb Society of America
26 May 2012 describing the Value Added Producers Grant Four Elements received
a presentation given to the Herb Society of America
26 May 2012 describing the Value Added Producers Grant Four Elements received

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Published by: Jane Hawley Stevens on May 26, 2012
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Four ElementsValue Added ProducersGrant 2012
Jane Hawley StevensNorth Freedom, WI.www.fourelementsherbals.com
 
The Value Added Producers GrantVAPGfrom the USDA
 
The
Value-Added Producer Grant Program (VAPG) is a competitivegrants program administered by the Rural Business CooperativeService at USDA to help producers move into value-addedagricultural enterprises. The program was first created under theAgricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000. It was then expanded andimproved under the 2002 Farm Bill and has now been improvedeven further under the 2008 Farm Bill. This program aims toprovide planning and/or capital investment for value addingenterprises started by farmers and ranchers.
“There is one great truth on this planet: whoever you are, or whatever it is that you do,when you really want something, it’s because that desire originated in the soul of theuniverse. It’s your mission on earth.” anonymous
Just as some members of congress want to see working farms in thelandscape, I want to see people use herbs for their wellbeing.
 
Four Elements Background
Established in 1987
Bought 130 acres in theBaraboo Bluffs in 1991
Certified Organic since1990
Products sell at 150 HealthFood Stores across thecountry
Offer a free to the publicfield day once a year
“It is the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting ” anonymous
 

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