While the government recommends that adults eat 5 to 6.5 ounces of protein daily, the USDA
forecasts the average person will down almost 10 ounces of meat and poultry each day in 2018.
Based on the USDAs
monitoring, the latest figure on global trade was 300,000 tons more than the previous estimate.
In addition to the USDA
Forest Service, the Technical Support Working Group, U.S.
is committed to ensuring support is available to ranchers who work hard to the feed the United States and the world.
Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA
) has awarded a $50,000 Community Facilities grant to Augusta Township to purchase a new tractor, loader and boom mower.
While I do not support the relocation of these agencies, Im glad to see the USDA
finally heeding our calls to treat their staff more fairly under the circumstances.
Department of Agriculture (USDA
) proposed closing a loophole that allows states to make participants receiving minimal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits automatically eligible to participate in USDAs
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Funding is made through the USDAs
Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers Program (also known as the 2501 Program).
Doing so will enable farmers to continue to access needed assistance under USDAs
programs, helping them to weather the wide variety of challenges they currently face.
Commodity Credit Corporation announced interest rates for July 2019, which are effective July 1-July 31, 2019.
Recent reporting by multiple news outlets indicate scientists and researchers are leaving USDAs
Economic Research Service (ERS), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), and other research agencies within USDA
at alarming rates.
Department of Agricultures (USDAs
) decision to move up its administratively mandated November 1 date for haying and grazing cover crops on prevent plant acres to September 1, which will not result in a reduction in producers prevent plant indemnity payments.