Skillman says the state is still doing assessments to apply for more federal assistance.
Details of the conservation program that Governor Mitch Daniels announced during his state of the state address were revealed Tuesday.
The fund will be used to raise capital, credit and financial services to communities and businesses across Indiana that do not access to those resources.
Lieutenant Governor Becky Skillman outlined Tuesday her hopes for the legislative session.
In order to be eligible, farms had to have been owned by the same family for more than 100 consecutive years.
Skillman says she believes Hoosier companies are just beginning to realize what opportunities are available globally.
The historic Medora Covered Bridge is now open to the public after its successful renovation
Lieutenant Governor Skillman will make a final push to enact local government restructuring next year, visiting all 92 counties in Indiana before her term ends.
Parker's organization has distributed about 800 bags in just three years.
Officials with the company say the investment will be used to replace plant machinery and will result in the creation of about 51 jobs.