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

$25 million grant awarded to Idaho beef processor Riverbend Meats LLC for new environmentally-friendly processing facility

By: - February 21, 2023 3:29 pm

A $25 million grant for Idaho beef processor Riverbend Meats LLC will fund a new environmentally-friendly processing facility in Idaho Falls. (Lance Cheung/USDA)

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