Advisory: USDA to Announce New Strategy for Improving Forest Conditions

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Contact: USDA Press Email: press ADVISORY: USDA to Announce New Strategy for Improving Forest Conditions (Washington, DC, August 15, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and USDA Forest Service Interim Chief Vicki Christiansen will …

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New retail partnership, ACS award winners, farm-to-farm sales & more

August's Focus On Farming from A Greener World August 2018 Atlanta restaurant group, Farm Burger, partners with Anderson Farms in GA Demand for high-welfare, sustainable dining is growing apace! One of the earlier ‘better-burger’ concept restaurants, Farm Burger partners with Anderson Farms in Comer, GA, to offer their customers Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A …

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Make Conservation & Organic Cert. $ Accessible + Should You Self-Audit?

We're hiring! View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, More than halfway through summer, you're likely doing the beautiful dance of balancing the height of your summer crops while rapidly readying your farm for fall. (Still pondering what to grow? See our article, Plan Now for Cold-Hardy Crops.) While it can be a lot …

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USDA Adds New Tools, Resources to Farmers.gov to Aid Producers

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0164.18 Contact: USDA Press Email: press USDA Adds New Tools, Resources to Farmers.gov to Aid Producers WASHINGTON, August 14, 2018 – Agricultural producers have new resources available to them to prepare for and recover …

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USDA Partners to Improve Rural Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in 23 States

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Release No. 0163.18 Contact: Jay Fletcher (202) 690-0498 Weldon Freeman (202) 690-1384 USDA Partners to Improve Rural Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in 23 States New Partnerships Support More Prosperous Futures for More than 73,000 People POLAND, …

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Advisory: Secretary Perdue in California Tomorrow and Wednesday

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to USDA Office of Communications. Contact: USDA Press Email: press Advisory: Secretary Perdue in California Tomorrow and Wednesday (Washington, D.C., August 13, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in California TOMORROW, August 14th and Wednesday, August 15th. …

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Managing for Soil Health: Maximize Biodiversity

Improved soil health is just one benefit of increasing biodiversity across your operation. Visit farmers.gov/soilhealth to learn more. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Managing for Soil Health: Maximize Biodiversity Healthy systems are diverse systems. Increasing biodiversity across your operation can break disease cycles, stimulate plant growth, and provide habitat for pollinators …

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