Can a Family Farm Benefit from Section 9006?

Research output: NRELFact Sheet


Section 9006 of the 2002 U.S. Farm Bill provides grants and guaranteed loans for rural renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. This fact sheet describes how the Tjaden family of Iowa pursued Section 9006 funding in pursuit of a wind turbine for their family farm.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2005

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/FS-500-37961

Other Report Number

  • DOE/GO-102005-2124


  • bonus turbine
  • farm bill
  • Iowa
  • rural
  • Section 9006
  • Tjaden family
  • USDA
  • wind energy
  • wind turbine


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