STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT: USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Resi dents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 *Updated April 15, 2020*

STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT: USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 *Updated April 15, 2020* WASHINGTON, April 15, 2020 – USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Rural Development will keep our customers, partners, and …

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APHIS Announces Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Corn

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is inviting public comment on a petition from Agrivida, Inc. (Agrivida) seeking deregulation of a corn variety genetically engineered for the production of phytase enzyme for nutritionally enhanced …

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USDA Unveils Tool to Help Rural Communities Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

USDA Unveils Tool to Help Rural Communities Address the COVID-19 Pandemic USDA’s COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide Lists Federal Programs That Can Help Rural Communities, Organizations and Residents Impacted by COVID-19 WASHINGTON, April 13, 2020 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today unveiled a one-stop-shop of federal programs that can be used by rural …

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ACTION ALERT: Tell U.S. Representatives that Farms are Small Businesses Too

Farms deserve federal assistance during COVID-19 pandemic Hello Rebecca, I hope this finds you well as we near the end of another week in this challenging time. We're beginning to hear farmers are feeling the pinch, and that for many the explosion in demand is leveling out. We're also seeing tremendous pain in the dairy …

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Farmers and COVID-19 (+ 10-Min Survey: How Can CFSA Help Farmers)

+ Paycheck Protection Program, food safety and the coronavirus, & more View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, I hope this edition of Grower’s Toolbox finds you and your family safe, healthy, and socially distanced. Here at CFSA, we've been busy doing everything we can to make sure our farmers have the support they …

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STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT: USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Res idents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 *Updated April 8, 2020*

STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT: USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 *Updated April 8, 2020* WASHINGTON, April 8, 2020 – USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Rural Development will keep our customers, partners, and …

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How to Boost Your Health with Culinary Nutritionist Stefanie Sacks

Tips for nourishing our families--and our farmers--at this critical time Greetings Friends, We hope everyone is doing as well as possible and staying safe in these difficult times. We're all dealing with new challenges in different ways, but if you've been cooking more to boost immunity and improve health in your household—or want to start—our …

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COVID-19 Update from BRS–Electronic Submissions

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. April 3, 2020  Dear BRS Stakeholder,  All of us in Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) hope you and yours are doing well during these difficult days. As we have been monitoring the rapidly changing nature of COVID-19, we want you to know that like you, …

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