Partnerships Boost Production and Profits

In this week’s #FridaysOnTheFarm, meet Donny Schneider, a second-generation farmer from Ovid, Colorado. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm: Partnerships Boost Production and Profits This Friday, meet Donny Schneider, a second-generation farmer from Ovid, Colorado whose 20-year partnership with USDA has provided him with resources and expertise to grow his farm …

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End-of-year campaign, new egg cartons, farm-to-farm sales & more

November Focus On Farming from A Greener World November 2018 This Holiday Season, Help Us #GiveForAGreenerWorld Dear Friends, As the year moves into holiday spirits and warm family meals, we are asking our members, supporters and certified farms to help us in our end-of-year campaign, #GiveForAGreenerWorld. We'll be sharing resources on how to make informed, …

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USDA Invests to Improve Rural Health Care for Nearly 2 Million Rural Americans

USDA is investing $503 million in 60 projects to help improve rural health care infrastructure View as a webpage Press Release USDA Invests to Improve Rural Health Care for Nearly 2 Million Rural Americans Rural Residents in 34 States will Benefit WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2018 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett …

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Secretary Perdue in Florida, Alabama, and Georgia

Perdue tours hurricane damage in FL, AL, and GA View as a webpage Media Advisory (Washington, D.C., November 15, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Florida, Alabama, and Georgia TOMORROW, Friday, November 16th. * NOTE: Media interested in attending any event must RSVP to press@oc.usda.gov by TODAY, Thursday, November 15th …

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CANCELLED Secretary Perdue to Tour Port of Baltimore, Deliver Keynote Address to USAEDC

Events cancelled because of inclement weather View as a webpage Media Advisory *NOTE: Secretary Perdue's Baltimore Events are cancelled today because of inclement weather. (Washington, D.C., November 14, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will hold two public events in Baltimore, Maryland TOMORROW, Thursday, November 15, 2018. Secretary Perdue will tour the Port …

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USDA Forest Service Supports California Fire Suppression Efforts

Forest Service helping CalFire View as a webpage Press Release USDA Forest Service Supports California Fire Suppression Efforts WASHINGTON, November 14, 2018—The USDA Forest Service is supporting fire suppression efforts in California, where two massive wildfires burn at opposite ends of the state. Both fires started on November 8. “The people of California are in …

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