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Grain Storage

Acreage Minimum Requirements Certifications Lifetime Limit $15,000 Maximum Reimbursement
100 Acres of land in row crop
production
Not Applicable Grain Bins – Three (3)
 Reimbursements
Standard 35%
Cost Share
Corn, Soybeans, and Wheat only; does not include double-cropped acreage

Eligible Items

1. Grain bin – minimum capacity of 10,000 bushels
    • Smaller capacity bins can be combined to reach 10,000 bushel minimum
2. Overhead loadout bin – minimum capacity of 24 tons
3. Concrete foundation/pad for bins; items 1 and 2 only
4. Bin unload auger
5. Conveyor
6. Drying and aeration component
7. Portable bagging system
8. Grain vacuum*
9. Transport auger*
10. Moisture monitor
11. Labor for the construction of bins only; not eligible – labor provided by applicant

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

Email grain.storage@tn.gov for additional information.