USDA, USTR Seek Experts for Trade Advisory Committees

Contact: press-FAS USDA, USTR Seek Experts for Agricultural Trade Advisory Committees WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Office of the U.S. States Trade Representative (USTR) are accepting applications for new members to serve on seven agricultural trade advisory committees. Members of the Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee (APAC) advise …

Continue reading USDA, USTR Seek Experts for Trade Advisory Committees

Video Chat: Preserving the Pineywoods breed with Georgia Native Cattle Co.

Dear Rebecca, While we’re really missing talking and gathering with AGW-certified farmers in person, our video check-in chats have been one way for our team to hear (and see) how some folks in our network are doing these days. Our latest video in the series is with Jay Wells from Georgia Native Cattle Company, who …

Continue reading Video Chat: Preserving the Pineywoods breed with Georgia Native Cattle Co.

Not alone but together: Farmer Resources and Updates from AGW

Dear Rebecca, I hope this email finds you and your families safe and well. The past eight months have been trying for many different yet interconnected reasons, and the future remains uncertain. I’d like to use this space to remind all of us, including myself, that we are not alone during this time. If you …

Continue reading Not alone but together: Farmer Resources and Updates from AGW

Register Today–October 29th BRS Annual Stakeholder Meeting

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) will hold its annual Stakeholder Meeting on Thursday, October 29, 2020, 1:00pm – 3:00pm (EDT). APHIS is hosting a virtual meeting to ensure the health …

Continue reading Register Today–October 29th BRS Annual Stakeholder Meeting

Webinar: Quantifying Conservation Effects on Multiple Wetland Ecosystem Servi ces: Understanding Tradeoffs is the Name of the Game. October 22, 3:00 p.m. ET

Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Quantifying Conservation Effects on Multiple Wetland Ecosystem Services: Understanding Tradeoffs is the Name of the Game – October 22, 3:00 p.m. ET This Conservation Outcomes Webinar will highlight the Integrated Landscape Modeling Partnership (ILMP) and its application to wetlands in the Prairie Pothole Region in the …

Continue reading Webinar: Quantifying Conservation Effects on Multiple Wetland Ecosystem Servi ces: Understanding Tradeoffs is the Name of the Game. October 22, 3:00 p.m. ET