|Program Title||Program Details|
VACC is a nonprofit corporation which provides credit to farmers and agricultural facilities. Farm loans are available to strengthen existing farm operations, encourage diversification, support beginning farmers, and to encourage marketing and processing of Vermont agricultural products. Farm Operations means the cultivation of land or other uses of land for the production of (among other things) food, orchard products, maple syrup or forest crops. Also included is the raising, boarding and training of equines and the raising of livestock.
|Agricultural Energy Loan Program||
This program helps Vermont agriculture- and forest product-based businesses to finance qualifying renewable energy generation and energy efficiency improvement projects, and to adopt technologies that enhance or support the development and implementation of renewable energy or energy efficiency, or both.