Lower Brule tribe to get $300K matching grant for popcorn business
LOWER BRULE (AP) -- A South Dakota tribe will receive $300,000 in federal money to promote the sales of its popcorn as part of an attempt to boost the reservation's economy.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told The Argus Leader that the money will go to a corporation of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe to help overcome disadvantages its farm enterprise faces in the marketplace.
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