Grow Guam gets big federal grant
Guam - Grow Guam, LLC has been awarded a $300,000 grant from USDA Rural Development. According to Guam Delegate Madeleine Bordallo Grow Guam is the first to receive the highly competitive value added producer grant in the Western Pacific. The local company competed with other applicants across the country and received the maximum allowable for working capital grants. The money will be used to promote and market the sales of grow Guam's hydroponically grown lettuce and tomatoes.