ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in Virginia TOMORROW

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in Virginia TOMORROW (Washington, D.C., July 24, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Arlington, VA TOMORROW, Wednesday, July 25th to keynote the Agriculture Transportation Summit. Following the speech …

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USDA Assists Farmers Impacted by Unjustified Retaliation

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0150.18 Contact: press@oc.usda.gov USDA Assists Farmers Impacted by Unjustified Retaliation (Washington, D.C., July 24, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will take several …

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Briefing by Secretary Perdue and Senior USDA Officials on Plans to Assist Farmers Impacted by Illegal Retaliation

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0144.18 Contact: USDA Press Email: press@oc.usda.gov FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY July 24, 2018 Briefing by Secretary Perdue and Senior USDA Officials on Plans to Assist Farmers Impacted by Illegal Retaliation This afternoon, U.S. Secretary …

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USDA Announces Deregulation of Herbicide-Resistant GE Cotton

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. July 24, 2018 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announces today the deregulation of Bayer CropScience’s cotton variety genetically (GE) engineered for resistance to the herbicides glyphosate and p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD)-Inhibitors such as isoxaflutole. …

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USDA Invests in Rural Community Facilities in 22 States

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0150.18 Contact: Jay Fletcher (202) 690-0498 Weldon Freeman (202) 690-1384 USDA Invests in Rural Community Facilities in 22 States Projects Will Provide $17.4 Million in Essential Services for More Than 220,000 Rural Americans WASHINGTON, …

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USDA Announces Grain Inspection Advisory Committee Appointments

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0149.18 Contact: USDA Press Email: press USDA Announces Grain Inspection Advisory Committee Appointments WASHINGTON, July 23, 2018 — Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of 12 members to serve on the Federal …

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Correction: The Snider Family Grows a Tradition

Each Friday, meet farmers, producers, and landowners through our #FridaysOnTheFarm stories. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm The Snider Family Grows a Tradition This Friday, spend a day in O’Brien, Florida with the Snider family and see how diversifying and good stewardship has enabled them to build an operation they can …

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Managing Cover Crops to Suppress Weeds

Each Friday, meet farmers, producers, and landowners through our #FridaysOnTheFarm stories. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm Discover the Cover: Managing Cover Crops to Suppress Weeds and Save Money on Herbicides Interested in using cover crops to suppress weeds and cut herbicide costs? There are 3 key management decisions you should …

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