USDA Prioritizes Funding to Facilitate Safe Prescription Drug Disposal in Rural Communities

USDA awarding applications for innovative projects to promote the safe disposal of prescription drugs in rural communities View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE USDA Prioritizes Funding to Facilitate Safe Prescription Drug Disposal in Rural Communities Contact: Weldon Freeman (202) 690-1384 PRINCETON, W.V., Oct. 27, 2018 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett …

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Assistance Available through NRCS for Ag Land Damaged by Hurricane Michael

Florida producers who suffered Hurricane Michael-related damage to working lands and livestock mortality are encouraged to sign up for EQIP View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE Assistance Available through NRCS for Ag Land Damaged by Hurricane Michael UPDATE: Walton County is not eligible for assistance. We have updated the release below and online with the …

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Assistance Available through NRCS for Ag Land Damaged by Hurricane Michael

Florida producers who suffered Hurricane Michael-related damage to working lands and livestock mortality are encouraged to sign up for EQIP View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE Assistance Available through NRCS for Ag Land Damaged by Hurricane Michael GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 26, 2018 — Florida farmers and ranchers who suffered damage to working lands and livestock …

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Secretary Perdue to Swear in Dr. Scott Angle as NIFA Director MONDAY

Media Advisory: Secretary Sonny Perdue will swear in Dr. Scott Angle as the new Director of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture View as a webpage Media Advisory Secretary Perdue in Illinois and South Dakota (Washington, D.C., October 26, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will swear in Dr. Scott Angle as …

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Under Secretary McKinney to Lead Southern Africa Trade Mission

Contact: press@fas.usda.gov or (202) 720-7115 Under Secretary McKinney to Lead Southern Africa Trade Mission WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2018 – U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney will lead a trade mission to Southern Africa Oct. 29-Nov. 2, joined by U.S. business and state government leaders seeking to expand …

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Coffee Table Dreams Become Reality for Western Iowa Couple

This Friday, meet Molly and John Heaps, who only a short decade ago worked full-time non-farming jobs. Now, they run a farm. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm: Coffee Table Dreams Become Reality for Western Iowa Couple This Friday, meet Molly and John Heaps, who only a short decade ago worked …

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USDA Assistance Available to Restore Infrastructure Damaged by Hurricane Florence

USDA NRCS in South Carolina is accepting requests for assistance to implement vital emergency measures and restore eligible infrastructure View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE USDA Assistance Available to Restore Infrastructure Damaged by Hurricane Florence Assistance Request Deadline is Dec. 5, 2018 WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2018 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources …

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USDA Provides 12 Hurricane-Hit Florida Counties Additional SNAP Food Options

USDA provides Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits to 12 Florida county residents affected by Hurricane Michael View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE USDA Provides 12 Hurricane-Hit Florida Counties with Additional SNAP Food Options WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2018 — As part of a continuing effort to provide relief from the effects of Hurricane Michael, the …

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APHIS Website Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. APHIS Stakeholders, We are experiencing server issues affecting the APHIS Website. All of the information on the APHIS website right now is only current as of October 15, 2018. This includes current import/export regulations, pet travel updates, disease status updates, press releases, and other …

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USDA Announces 2019 Agricultural Outlook Forum

Early bird registration is now open for the 95th annual Agricultural Outlook Forum View as a webpage PRESS RELEASE USDA Announces 2019 Agricultural Outlook Forum WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2018 – Early bird registration is now open for the 95th annual Agricultural Outlook Forum (AOF), the largest annual meeting of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). …

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