Funding for Food Businesses

Ballybay Enterprise Centre

This is your opportunity to hear what exactly are the funding options available for Micro and SME food businesses. Presentations will be given by Monaghan LEO and LEADER.

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Ever wondered what financial supports are available for your food business? There are a number of financial supports available from both the Local Enterprise Office and LEADER for start up's or those food businesses wanting to grow and develop. This is your opportunity to hear what are the eligibility criteria, what are the grant rates, terms and conditions and how to complete and submit an expression of interest form.

Presentations will be given by Eilín Connolly Monaghan LEO and Mairead Mohan from LEADER. Some examples where businesses received support in the past include;

  • Consultancy support in regard to New Product Development.
  • Equipment to support the development of new product categories
  • Expansion of manufacturing facility producing nutrition products aimed at healthy snack market.
  • Processing equipment and storage to support business expansion.
  • Assistance to artisan food producers participating in food festivals.
  • Product design and marketing of premium confectionery products.
  • Technical training for artisan, micro and small food businesses.