Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

https://www.farmers.gov/cfap Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Are you a farmer or rancher whose operation has been directly impacted by the coronavirus pandemic? The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program provides direct relief to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19.   USDA is accepting applications now through August… Continue reading

Conaway: USMCA Signing Marks Huge Win for Rural America

Conaway: USMCA Signing Marks Huge Win for Rural America   Washington, DC – House Agriculture Committee K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement after attending the White House United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) signing ceremony:   “President Trump promised America’s farmers and ranchers a better trading relationship with our North… Continue reading

USDA Continues Implementation of Critical 2018 Farm Bill Animal Health Programs

PRESS RELEASE January 16, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Emily Hytha (202) 225-0317 USDA Continues Implementation of Critical 2018 Farm Bill Animal Health Programs Washington, D.C. – Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced $10.2 million in awards through the National Animal Disease Preparedness and Response Program and the National… Continue reading

USDA Highlights Investments and Accomplishments

USDA Highlights Investments and Accomplishments in 2019 to Build Rural Prosperity WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2019 – USDA Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Development Donald “DJ” LaVoy today highlighted major accomplishments and investments that are building prosperity and strengthening the nation’s rural businesses and communities. “Under the leadership of President Donald… Continue reading