Meat Talent Development

Statewide Meat Talent Development Programming

In January 2022​, Governor Evers announced he is providing up to $5 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding for meat talent development programming. This funding will be used to attract students to meat careers, provide financial support to s​tudents in Wisconsin meat processing training programs, support program development, and connect the meat processing industry with potential employees.

​DATCP will work cooperatively with stakeholders and the industry to implement a program that strengthens Wisconsin's meat processing supply chain and workforce.​​​


January 11, 2022: Gov. Evers, DATC​P Announce Investment in Statewide Meat Talent Development