Existing animal confinement facilities needing assistance to improve waste management systems may apply for funding through the Agricultural Waste Management Loan Program
. This loan program is administered by the Merced County Community and Economic Development Department and the Merced County Division of Environmental Health.
Financial Assistance To Improve Ag Waste Management Systems
- 5.1% Fixed Interest Rate
- 15 yrs. or less repayment terms
$500,000 maximum* per animal confinement facility
$250,000 maximum for freestall installation/expansion per facility
The Agricultural Waste Management Loan Program is available to assist with wastewater improvements to animal confinement facilities. This loan program covers lagoon installation/expansion, pipeline installation/expansion, freestalls, flush systems, wastewater return systems and more!
For more information contact the Merced County Community and Economic Development Department at (209) 385-7686, or the Merced County Division of Environmental Health at (209) 381-1084.
* Funding limits contingent upon funding availability.