ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue to Speak at the National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic

View as a webpage Media Advisory (Washington, D.C., February 21, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will speak at the National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic SATURDAY, February 23rd in Schaumburg, Illinois. *NOTE: Media interested in covering the events must RSVP to press@oc.usda.gov by Friday, February 22nd, at 4:00pm CT. RSVP Now Secretary …

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Registration Deadline Approaching: USDA 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Session

February 21, 2019 FSA Outreach Focus Reaching Out to Keep Farmers, Ranchers & Partners Informed February 21, 2019 REGISTRATION DEADLINE APPROACHING: USDA 2018 FARM BILL IMPLEMENTATION LISTENING SESSION The U.S. Department of Agriculture is hosting a listening session for initial input on the 2018 Farm Bill. USDA is seeking public input on the changes to …

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2020 Dietary Guidelines

Members of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee announced View as a webpage Press Release Members of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Announced Scientific Experts Will Review Scientific Evidence on Key Nutrition Topics to Inform Development of New Guidelines WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2019 – To ensure America’s dietary guidance reflects the latest science, U.S. …

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Fellowships for Hispanic-Serving Institutions

USDA announces fellowships to reach Hispanic-Serving Institutions View as a webpage Press Release USDA Announces Fellowships to Reach Hispanic-Serving Institutions Washington, Feb. 21, 2019 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced fellowship applications to connect USDA resources with faculty and staff at Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI). The 2019 Class of the E. Kika …

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Non-GMO market growth, French AWA stickers & farm-to-farm sales

February Focus On Farming from A Greener World February 2018 Looking for a market-leading non-GMO certification? According to The Hartman Group, 46% of consumers avoid GMOs. The market for non-GMO products is surging, but consumers are quickly beginning to understand that a non-GMO claim on its own is not a guarantee of environmental sustainability, high …

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Register by February 22! USDA to Host 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Session

USDA is hosting a listening session for initial input on the 2018 Farm Bill. Register by February 22! USDA to Host 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Session The U.S. Department of Agriculture is hosting a listening session for initial input on the 2018 Farm Bill. USDA is seeking public input on the changes to existing …

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USDA Farm Service Agency FSA News Releases Register by February 2 2! USDA 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Session Announced

Register by February 22! USDA 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Session You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/2312173 The U.S. Department of Agriculture is hosting a listening session …

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New Science Shows Benefits of Grazing Native Warm-Season Grasses

When it comes to keeping cows fat and happy, native grasses are a great option. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. New Science Shows Benefits of Grazing Native Warm-Season Grasses When it comes to keeping cows fat and happy, the newest available science shows integrating native grasses into grazing lands is a …

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ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue to Attend the Ag Outlook Forum

View as a webpage Media Advisory (Washington, D.C., February 19, 2019) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will attend the Ag Outlook Forum in Arlington, Virginia THURSDAY, February 21. Secretary Perdue will host a trade discussion with Canadian Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAuley and Mexican Secretary of Agriculture Victor Villalobos. Following the discussion, Secretary …

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