More hurricane relief resources, including new small business bridge loan

If you're having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online Dear Rebecca, We’d like to add a few more resources to the list we emailed yesterday for dealing with hurricane damage and loss: FSA Hurricane Matthew damage form: We noted that you should report the damage to either your County Extension Center or …

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Last Day to Register for the Sustainable Ag. Conference

If you're having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online TOMORROW is your LAST DAY to Register in Advance for the 31st Sustainable Agriculture Conference! There will be on-site registration, but it costs more and your favorite preconference activity or meal may be sold out! THE FARM & FOOD EVENT OF THE YEAR …

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USDA Provides $3.6 Billion for Electric Projects in 31 States

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0231.16 Contact: Anne Mayberry (202) 690-1756 USDA Provides $3.6 Billion for Electric Projects in 31 States Department to Help Finance 82 Projects to Increase Reliability of Rural Electric Utility Systems WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2016 …

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CFSA advocating for additional aid for flood relief with your help

If you're having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online Dear Rebecca, CFSA staff know that even in the best of times, farming is a challenging way of life. Add a disastrous flood event and it can seem downright impossible. In order to assist you as best we can, we have complied Resources …

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USDA Invests Over $300 Million to Help Hundreds of Small Busin esses Improve Energy Efficiency, Adopt Renewable Energy Systems

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0230.16 Contact: Office of Communications (202) 720-4623 USDA Invests Over $300 Million to Help Hundreds of Small Businesses Improve Energy Efficiency, Adopt Renewable Energy Systems AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 25, 2016 – Agriculture Secretary Tom …

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Accepting Applications for 2017 McGovern-Dole Program

Accepting Applications for 2017 McGovern-Dole Program The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2017 McGovern-Dole Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program (McGovern-Dole), which helps support education, child development and food security in low-income, food-deficit countries around the globe. The program provides U.S. commodities that are used to support school feeding …

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Accepting Applications for 2017 Food for Progress Program

Accepting Applications for 2017 Food for Progress Program The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2017 Food for Progress Program. Food for Progress helps developing countries and emerging democracies modernize and strengthen their agricultural sectors. U.S. agricultural commodities donated to recipient countries are sold on the local market and the proceeds …

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