Administration calls for full WIC funding in 2024 – December 14, 2023

Administration calls for full WIC funding in 2024 Congress should provide an additional $1 billion for the Women, Infants, and Children nutrition program in January when it votes on funding for the USDA and several other federal departments, said Biden administration officials on Wednesday. COP28 encourages global shift to sustainable… Continue reading

USDA puts part of its climate windfall into land stewardship – February 14, 2023

USDA puts part of its climate windfall into land stewardship Four popular USDA land stewardship and working lands programs will receive an additional $850 million this year to handle the perennial crush of applications for assistance, said the Biden administration on Monday. The outlay will be the Agriculture Department’s first… Continue reading