Grain Storage

Acreage Minimum Requirements Certifications NEW Lifetime Limit $10,000 Maximum Reimbursement
100 Acres of land in row crop production Not Applicable Grain Bins –
Three (3) Reimbursements
Standard 35% Cost Share

 

 GUIDELINES


Eligible Items

  1. Grain bins - min. capacity of 10,000 bushels
    • Smaller capacity bins can be combined to reach 10,000 bushels minimum
  2. Overhead loadout bins - minimum capacity of 24 tons
  3. Bin unload augers
  4. Conveyers
  5. Drying and aeration components
  6. Portable bagging system
  7. Grain vacuum*
  8. Transport auger*
  9. Concrete foundation/pad
  10. Labor for the construction of bins
        - Reimbursement for labor cannot exceed 30% of total reimbursement
        - Labor provided by the applicant is not eligible

Requirements

  1. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that their project is eligible and meets all TAEP criteria.

     *Only items where (*) is indicated may be new or used. Used items must be:
    •     In excellent working condition
    •     No excessive rust
    •     Functional soundness
    •     Reasonable market price

For additional information call 1-800-342-8206 or email grain.storage@TN.gov
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