Crossing the Pond to Expand U.S. Agricultural Exports

Crossing the Pond to Expand U.S. Agricultural Exports Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Jewel Bronaugh led a USDA trade mission to the United Kingdom June 22-24, joined by leaders from U.S. businesses, farm organizations, and state government agencies who worked together to open doors, strengthen relationships, and expand export opportunities for American food and agricultural products. …

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APHIS Extends Comment Period on Strategic Plan Framework

Contact: Sharla.M.Jennings In response to requests, stakeholders will have an additional 30 days to share their thoughts on the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) strategic plan to guide the agency’s work over the next 5 years. Comments must be received by July 31, 2022. APHIS appreciates insights …

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Thank you for celebrating pollinators with us

Habitat signs available in Xerces Gift Center View as Webpage June 26, 2022 Today is the last day of Pollinator Week 2022! Although pollinator conservation is a big task, it all begins with each of us adopting four simple steps: growing pollinator-friendly flowers, providing nest sites, avoiding pesticides, and spreading the word. With these core …

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Momentum Generates Wins this Pollinator Week

View as Webpage June 24, 2022 From grassroots action to national policy, we're celebrating wins for pollinators. There’s nothing quite like seeing hard work pay off. Earlier this month, we shared the good news of a legal victory in California that allows bumble bees and other invertebrates to be protected under the California Endangered Species …

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Biodiversity loss is a critical issue

We need your support to protect pollinators and other invertebrates View as Webpage June 22, 2022 There are many important issues filling our newsfeed and demanding our attention right now. With so much happening, it can be difficult to shift our focus to other issues, but this week is National Pollinator Week, a chance to …

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Summer Road Trips, Emergency Relief Program Info, Biosecurity

and the latest news from AGW-certified farms and ranches View as Webpage Photo credit: Spray Creek Ranch in Lillooet, BC Dear Dennis, Happy first day of Summer to everyone in the northern hemisphere. Daily routines are changing for many, but work continues and there’s a lot going on at AGW. This week, we're sharing new content …

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Pollinator Week 2022: Exploring New Frontiers

View as Webpage June 21, 2022 We're exploring new frontiers in pollinator conservation. On the third week each June, we celebrate Pollinator Week and recognize the myriad ways that pollinators enrich our lives through both beauty and function. Pollinators are necessary for the reproduction of over 85% of the world’s flowering plants, including more than …

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Want to Make a Difference for American Agriculture? Come Work for APHIS

APHIS Veterinary Services seeks bright, energetic, committed professional to serve as Policy, Evaluation, and Licensing Director. Want to Make a Difference for American Agriculture? Come Work for APHIS USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is looking for a bright, energetic, and committed professional to serve as the Center for Veterinary Biologics Policy, Evaluation, …

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