Earth Day Every Day

On Earth Day we celebrate the farmers, ranchers and foresters who demonstrate that agriculture can be productive and regenerative. Earth Day Every Day On Earth Day we celebrate the farmers, ranchers and foresters who’ve arranged their lives and livelihoods to improve the environment for us all. Every single day, these environmental stewards demonstrate that agriculture …

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GlobalSoilMaps Released

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. USDA/NRCS National Soil Survey Center announces the release of US soil property maps that meet the GlobalSoilMap standards for Tier 2 requirements by providing estimated soil properties on block average (100x100m) grid cell size. The estimated soil properties are organic carbon, pH 1:5 water, …

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#FridaysOnTheFarm: Goats and Gardens in Jackson, Mississippi

Meet Cindy Ayers-Elliott, a Mississippi farmer who raises goats and grows fresh produce for her local community. Cindy Ayers-Elliott left her career as a CEO and investment banker to become a Mississippi farmer. This Friday, meet Ayers-Elliott and learn how she works with USDA to raise goats and grow fresh vegetables in Jackson, Mississippi. Follow …

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ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue to Meet with State Agriculture Secretaries and Commissioners in Maryland TOMORROW

You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Contact: USDA Press Email: press ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue to Meet with State Agriculture Secretaries and Commissioners in Maryland TOMORROW (Washington, D.C., April 19, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Maryland TOMORROW, Friday, April 20th to meet with the Mid-Atlantic state agriculture secretaries …

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Secretary Perdue Announces New Senior Leaders at USDA

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 Announces New Senior Leaders at USDA (Washington, D.C., April 19, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the selection of senior leaders in several U.S. Department …

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