Skip to Main Content
a truck hauling produce

USDA business loans that strengthen critical links in the food supply chain.

As part of the USDA’s Build Back Better initiative, the Food Supply Chain Guaranteed Loan Program aims to increase the capacity and resiliency of the U.S. food system. The program offers:

  • Up to $40 million in financing
  • No USDA guarantee fees
  • Loans for projects in either rural or urban locations
  • Support for activities that include the aggregation, processing, manufacturing, storage, transportation, wholesale or distribution of food

Get Started Now

small business owner applying for a loan
by icon - cross stitch

Who can apply?

USDA Food Supply Chain Guaranteed Loans can be used for business conversion and development, commercial and industrial real estate, construction, machinery and equipment, working capital and debt refinancing.

  • For-profit and nonprofit businesses
  • Cooperatives
  • Federally recognized tribes
  • Public bodies
  • Food supply chain entrepreneurs

Get Started Now