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NRCS Is Offering Farmers Individual Energy Audits to Save Energy and Money Applications will be accepted through June 18, 2010

NRCS Is Offering Farmers Individual Energy Audits to Save Energy and Money: Applications will be accepted through June 18, 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                              CONTACT: Walter Marshall
                                                                                                    Public Affairs Specialist
                                                                                                   walter.marshall@ri.usda.gov
                                                                                                    401-822-8816

 

WARWICK, RI (June 7, 2010) – Farmers, are you interested in reducing your energy costs and increasing profits? NRCS has funding available to help develop an energy management plan with little or no cost to the farmer.

If you are interested in signing up, please visit the NRCS Web site at www.ri.nrcs.usda.gov,call our office at (401) 822-8848, or visit us at:

USDA-NRCS
60 Quaker Lane, Suite 46
Warwick, RI 02886

In Rhode Island statewide, we have approximately $90,000 available which is estimated to take care of the first 60
eligible farmers. Funding is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Applications must be submitted by June 18, 2010 to be considered for funding in 2010.