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Minnesota

USDA Rural Development supports rural prosperity in Minnesota by investing in modern infrastructure such as high-speed internet and water and waste treatment systems. We help eligible rural Minnesotans buy or rent affordable housing, and we can partner with you to build or improve essential community facilities such as hospitals, libraries, and schools. We boost rural economic development by funding technical assistance for small business owners and entrepreneurs, helping them design robust business plans, find new markets, and promote their goods and services. We also help eligible businesses and manufacturers expand or improve, and we support energy programs that finance renewable systems for agriculture and industry. Because so many of our employees live and work in the very communities we serve, the USDA Rural Development mission is personal to us. It’s this commitment to our neighbors that sets us apart.

Scroll down to learn more about how we can help you and your community or visit our Minnesota contact page.

Food Supply Chain Guaranteed Loan Program

The Food Supply Chain Guaranteed Loan Program is a part of USDA’s Build Back Better initiative to strengthen critical supply chains and our food system. This program guarantees loans of up to $40 million for qualified lenders to finance food systems projects, specifically for the start-up or expansion of activities in the middle of the food supply chain. The program will support new investments in infrastructure for food aggregation, processing, manufacturing, storage, transportation, wholesaling, and distribution to increase capacity and create a more resilient, diverse, and secure U.S. food supply chain.

Questions? Contact your local USDA Rural Development office!

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Minnesota Contact Information

Minnesota Rural Development State Office
375 Jackson Street | Suite 410
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 602-7800

Questions about Multifamily Housing Programs? Call 1-800-292-8293