Supporting Positive Animal Welfare in 2023?

A Greener World Can Help View as Webpage Photo credit: Reverence Farms in Saxapahaw, NC Dear Dennis, It’s hard to believe we’re already a few weeks into the new year! If you’ve made a resolution for 2023 to do even more to support farms that are producing food using high-welfare animal management and sustainable farm …

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APHIS Announces Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Stat ement for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Control in the United States

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is announcing to the public the intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to examine the potential environmental effects of the Agency’s response activities to highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreaks in commercial and backyard poultry operations in the United States. APHIS …

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New Video: Benefit Finder Walkthrough

Dear Subscriber, We are committed to helping citizens by sharing up to date information on government resources and important benefit updates. With this in mind, we have created a new video walkthrough of our Benefit Finder tool. The Benefit Finder is a questionnaire to help you find government benefits you may be eligible for and …

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Call for photos, putting your certification to work, resources for livestock farmers

and the latest news from your AGW family View as Webpage Dear Dennis, Greetings in the new year! Whether you are an AGW-certified producer, someone considering certification or an aspiring farmer who just learned about our work, thank you for reading. We are ready for an exciting year, and our teams are working hard to …

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USDA Accepting Applications for Netherlands Agribusiness Trade Mission

USDA Accepting Applications for Netherlands Agribusiness Trade Mission WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2023 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service is accepting applications from U.S. exporters for its first-ever regional agricultural trade mission to Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 17 – 20, 2023. “Agribusiness producers, exporters, and growers in the United States may find the Netherlands …

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Housing Solutions in Rural Recreation Communities

Register now for upcoming webinar Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Housing Solutions in Rural Recreation Communities Wednesday, February 15th from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EST Environmental Protection Agency Office of Community Revitalization, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDA RD), and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) invite communities to …

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NEWS RELEASE: USDA Announces Major Program Improvements, Progress, and Investments to Benefit American Farmers, Ranchers, and Producers

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NEWS RELEASE USDA Announces Major Program Improvements, Progress, and Investments to Benefit American Farmers, Ranchers, and Producers SAN JUAN, P.R., January 9, 2023 — Today, at the American Farm Bureau Federation annual convention, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced several major developments at the U.S. …

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