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APUC funding for grain

From field to new product ideas, production agriculture is finding new value added uses in North Dakota. APUC assists in the development of these new uses through grant funds.
The Agricultural Products Utilization Commission (APUC) creates new wealth and employment opportunities through the development of new and expanded uses of North Dakota's agricultural products through a grant program.

A maximum of 15 qualifying applicants present funding proposals on a quarterly basis for the following grant categories:

  • Basic and Applied Research
  • Marketing and Utilization
  • Farm Diversification
  • Technical Assistance
  • Nature Based Agri-Tourism
  • Prototype Development & Technology

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Grant Application Deadlines & Quarterly Funding Review Meetings
Application Deadlines  
Quarterly Meeting Dates                  
January 1, 2016 February 18, 2016 Fargo, ND
April 1, 2016 May 18-19, 2016         Revised Harvey, ND
July 1, 2016 July 18, 2016              Revised Medora, ND
October 1, 2016 November 17, 2016 Bottineau, ND



2017 Application Deadlines 2017                                      Quarterly Meeting Dates Location
January 1, 2017 February 21-22, 2017 Bismarck, ND
April 1, 2017 May 17-18, 2017   Grand Forks, ND
July 1, 2017 July 26-27, 2017 Medora, ND
October 1, 2017 November 15-16, 2017 Stanley, ND




Prototype/Technology and Technical Assistance Grant Application Deadlines
December 1st
March 1st
June 1st
September 1st
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