Multi-million dollar investment made into Oklahoma meat processors
Published: Mar. 6, 2023 at 3:48 PM CST
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a multi-million dollar investment into Oklahoma meat processors.
The USDA is investing $14 million to fund both existing and new independent meat processors across the state.
The money will go towards a revolving loan fund which will offer low-interest rates to beef and poultry plants.
It’s a part of an effort to expand processing capacity and bring down prices at the grocery store, helping producers and consumers alike.
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