Creating Recovery Housing

USDA and HHS partner to create recovery housing in rural communities View as a webpage Press Release USDA and HHS Partner to Create Recovery Housing in Rural Communities Contact: Weldon Freeman (202) 690-1384 WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2019 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett and Department of …

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Building a Business on Goats and Gelato

Gary Carder has dreams of building more than a successful dairy. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm: Building a Business on Goats and Gelato Meet Gary Carder, owner of Capream Dairy in Prescott, Arizona. This Grade-A goat dairy specializes in the production of milk, gelato, and cheese, which are sold at …

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ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue to Speak at AgVantage Leadership Conference Monday

View as a webpage Media Advisory (Washington, D.C., February 15, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will speak at the AgVantage Leadership Conference on Monday, February 18th at the Willard InterContinental. *NOTE: Media interested in covering the events must RSVP to press by Sunday, February 17th, at 12:00pm ET. Secretary Perdue Gives Remarks …

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Addressing the Opioid Crisis

USDA prioritizes investments in telemedicine to address opioid crisis in Rural America View as a webpage Press Release USDA Prioritizes Investments in Telemedicine to Address Opioid Crisis in Rural America Contact: Jay Fletcher (202) 690-0498 WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2019 – Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that the United States …

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ADVISORY: Secretary Perdue in Tennessee TODAY and TOMORROW

LIVE Rural Town Hall on RFD-TV Tonight View as a webpage Media Advisory (Washington, D.C., February 14, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Tennessee TODAY, Thursday, February 14th, and TOMORROW Friday, February 15th. The Secretary will give remarks at the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) Welcome Party Dinner tonight and …

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Healing Patients on the Farm: Dr. Ron Weiss

Dr. Ron Weiss combines food production with medical care. The results? Healthier patients and healthier land. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Healing Patients on the Farm: Dr. Ron Weiss Most people don’t look forward to spending time at their doctor’s office, but Dr. Ron Weiss’s office isn’t typical of most health …

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What’s the reality of food safety at your farmers market?

+ cost shares galore (for water analysis & GAP certification) & early-season tomato resources Add us to your address book View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, Farmers markets across the Carolinas are moving toward the main growing season, many still accepting applications for new vendors. Though there is never a true downtime in …

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