Funding for COWS Inc. to purchase additional equipment for its chocolate production has been announced. The Government of Canada, through ACOA’s Business Development Program is providing a repayable contribution of $65,810. The company will provide the remaining funds for the equipment costs. Starting with a family-secret recipe for ice cream, this company has grown since 1983 to include additional product lines, award-winning cheeses, butter, comical clothing and products as well as Anne of Green Gables Chocolates and Chocolate Covered Chips. COWS Inc. has seasonal and permanent locations in five provinces across the country, with its newest location in Whistler, British Columbia.