ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in California TOMORROW and THURSDAY

You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Contact: USDA Press Email: press ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in California TOMORROW and THURSDAY (Washington, D.C., February 27, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in California TOMORROW, Wednesday, February 28th and THURSDAY, March 1st. On Wednesday, the Secretary will deliver keynote remarks at the …

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Sheep Ranch Improves Soil Health and Markets Climate Friendly Wool

NRCS and EQIP help CA rancher improve soil health and gain conservation-based business advantage for their wool. Sheep Ranch Improves Soil Health; Gains Marketing Advantage for Wool For nearly a decade, ranch owner Lani Estill has worked with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to improve soil health. Her operation, Bare Ranch, is now …

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Secretary Perdue Statement on Confirmation of Bill Northey for Key USDA Post

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Contact: USDA Press Email: press Secretary Perdue Statement on Confirmation of Bill Northey for Key USDA Post (Washington, D.C., February 27, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the Senate’s long-awaited confirmation of …

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USDA Announces National Potato Promotion Board Appointments

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0045.18 Contact: USDA Press Email: press USDA Announces National Potato Promotion Board Appointments WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2018 - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of 30 members to serve three-year …

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USDA and HHS Invite Public Comments on Topics and Scientific Questions for the 2020-2025 D ietary Guidelines for Americans

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0044.18 Contact: USDA Press Email: press USDA and HHS Invite Public Comments on Topics and Scientific Questions for the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans New Step Increases Transparency in Development of Dietary Guidelines WASHINGTON, …

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Under Secretary McKinney Leads Trade Mission to Central America’s Northern Triangle

Contact: press or (202) 720-7115 Under Secretary McKinney Leads Trade Mission to Central America’s Northern Triangle WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2018 – U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney will lead a trade mission to Guatemala Feb. 26-March 2, accompanied by a delegation of agribusiness and state government leaders …

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USDA Launches Webpage Highlighting Resources to Help Rural Communities Address the Opioid Crisis

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0042.18 Contact: Jay Fletcher Phone: (202) 690-0498 USDA Launches Webpage Highlighting Resources to Help Rural Communities Address the Opioid Crisis WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2018 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett …

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USDA Seeks Ideas to Help SNAP Participants Become Independent

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0041.18 Contact: USDA Press Phone: (202) 720-4623 Email: press USDA Seeks Ideas to Help SNAP Participants Become Independent WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2018 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced that it is looking …

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