Ideas To Grow Ag Biz Requested
West Oahu farmers have until April 5 to submit a preproposal request to the Aieabased Oahu Resource Conservation and Development Council for grants of up to $50,000.
Projects must “strengthen and promote Oahu’s agricultural businesses and increase the capabilities of local farmers, ranchers and agricultural entrepreneurs.”
To download application forms, go to www.oahurcd.org or call 483-8600, ext. 122.
Examples of projects funded in the past: fish tank installation, land preparation, irrigation upgrades, processing equipment, greenhouse purchase and installation.