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Biden-Harris Administration Makes $500 Million Available to Increase American-Made Fertilizer Production

New Grant Program Will Spur Competition and Help US Farmers Address Rising Costs

 

September 29, 2022



LINCOLN  – U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that Biden-Harris Administration is making $500 million in grants available to increase American-made fertilizer production to spur competition and combat price hikes on U.S. farmers caused by the war in Ukraine.

“Under the leadership of President Biden and Vice President Harris, USDA is creating a resilient, secure, and sustainable economy, and this support to provide domestic, independent choices for fertilizer supplies is part of that effort,” Vilsack said. “USDA believes in the growth of innovative,...



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