Oyster Farmer Raises the Bar

Meet Perry Raso, a Rhode Island oyster and produce farmer who has worked with USDA to protect and expand his operation. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm: Oyster Farmer Raises the Bar Meet Perry Raso, owner of Matunuck Oyster Bar in South Kingstown, Rhode Island. Perry’s interest in aquaculture began when …

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APHIS eFile Launches July 23, 2019

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. May 8, 2019 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) is announcing the July 23, 2019, pilot launch of our new online permitting system, APHIS eFile. APHIS will invite those that have …

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USDA Announces March Income over Feed Cost Margin Triggers Third 2019 Dairy Safety Net Payment

You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/24388ec USDA Announces March Income over Feed Cost Margin Triggers Third 2019 Dairy Safety Net Payment 05/07/2019 05:20 PM EDT WASHINGTON, May …

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Ask the Expert: A Pollinator Q&A with Karin Jokela

Karin Jokela answers a few questions about how farmers and ranchers can use USDA’s Conservation Reserve Program to help pollinators. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Ask the Expert: A Pollinator Q&A with Karin Jokela Ask the Expert is a new series launching on farmers.gov. In this Ask the Expert, Karin Jokela …

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NRCS Announces Changes to Strengthen Technical Input in Conservation Programs

USDA is hosting a listening session for initial input on the 2018 Farm Bill. NRCS Announces Changes to Strengthen Technical Input in Conservation Programs NRCS is expanding the technical input in program development and technical services in program delivery. The 2018 Farm Bill made several changes expanding the membership on the State Technical Committee and …

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USDA Accepting Applications to Help Cover Producers’ Costs for Organic Certification

You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/2433099 USDA Accepting Applications to Help Cover Producers’ Costs for Organic Certification 05/06/2019 10:00 AM EDT WASHINGTON, May 3, 2019 – USDA’s …

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