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Maine Gets $600,000 for Crop Research

Maine Gets $600,000 for Crop Research

| April 28, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Maine agency has announced it will receive $600,000 to support research on specialty crops such as blueberries and potatoes. The state’s Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry said Monday it is accepting proposals for the grant money for agricultural research on Maine crops. The money stems from the U.S. Department […]

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Northern Maine Development Commission is in the Process of Applying for Phase 2 of a Grant

Northern Maine Development Commission is in the Process of Applying for Phase 2 of a Grant

| February 6, 2014

It’s been a busy few weeks for NMDC Staff. They are working on the USDA Rural Development grant that could bring major dollars in funding to the area. Executive Director, Robert Clark says, his group is applying for a designation as a manufacturing community. Clark says the application will be centered on forest products which […]

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New Grant to Help Veterans get Education

New Grant to Help Veterans get Education

| September 7, 2012

The cost of a college education is an expensive thought for everyone — including veterans. But the Northern Maine Development Commission is hoping that with a grant they just received, they’ll be able to change that. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli explains

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Pines Funding

Pines Funding

| May 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thanks to a new health care law, three community health centers in Maine have been awarded a combined $1.2 million dollars in grant funding and one of them is in Aroostook County. Dick Palm spoke to the CEO to find out what the money will be used for.

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