The Vermont Division for Historic Preservation has matching grants available to assist owners of historic agricultural buildings with their rehabilitation and repair. Matching grants of up to $10,000 can be used to restore and repair roofs, frames, windows, foundations, and other important components of agricultural buildings. The grant application and manual are available at www.historicvermont.org/financial/barn.html. Applications must be printed and mailed to the Division postmarked by November 2, 2009. If you need the application and manual mailed to you, contact the Division at 802/828-3049.