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USDA aims to boost independent meat packers with $59 million in grants

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture beefed up its efforts to encourage competition in domestic meat and poultry supply chains on Tuesday, awarding close to $59 million in federal grants to independent processors from Idaho, Virginia, South Carolina, South Dakota and ...

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Key solutions to top challenges facing Idaho’s Black and African American entrepreneurs (access required)

There are more than three million small businesses owned by Black and African American entrepreneurs in the United States with annual sales totaling over $150 billion. However, in 2020, Black and African American business ownership rates dropped 41% between February ...

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3 investments that will give your small business a boost (access required)

Sometimes you have to spend money to make money, and although that may feel like a risky proposition for a small business owner, there are areas where you can get a lot of bang for your buck. Here are three ...

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