Project to Feed American Low-Income Children During School Closures

Project aims to feed Americas low-income children during school closures   (AG Insider) Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced the second public-private initiative to provide replacement meals for low-income children who lost access to free or reduced-price meals due to school closures. The new project would feed children “vulnerable to hunger”… Continue reading

Farm Groups Ask For Aid – March 24, 2020

  As coronavirus drives down commodity prices, farm groups ask for aid   By driving down commodity prices, the coronavirus outbreak is draining $50-$90 an acre from corn and soybean revenue that farmers expect to receive this year, said economists Brent Gloy and David Widmar on Monday. Farm leaders said… Continue reading