Agricultural Products Utilization Commission (APUC) creates new wealth and employment opportunities through the development of new and expanded uses of North Dakota's agricultural products through a grant program.

The first 15 qualifying applicants are invited to present funding proposals on a quarterly basis for the following grant categories:

  • Basic and Applied Research
  • Marketing and Utilization
  • Farm Diversification
  • Technical Assistance
  • Nature Based Agri-Tourism
  • Prototype Development and Technology


Grant Application Deadlines & Quarterly Funding Review Meetings

-Due on or before dates listed below:

2024 Application Deadlines
2024 Quarterly Meeting Dates
January 1
February 28-29
Bismarck, ND
April 1
May 29-30
Fargo, ND
July 1
July 31 - August 1Medora, ND
October 1
November 20-21Bismarck, ND

Ag Products Utilization Commission (APUC) Contacts

Ag Products Utilization Commission (APUC) Contacts

Madison Bodine
Ag Development Specialist
APUC Program Specialist

600 East Boulevard Ave. Dept. 602
Bismarck, ND 58505