Natural disasters can devastate farm families’ livelihood, wreaking havoc on farm infrastructure, destroying crops and killing livestock.
A TikTok joke claiming the USDA paid farmers to destroy crops got out of hand. The USDA doesn’t destroy crops, it purchases food to give to those in need.
USDA will expand processing capacity and increase competition in meat and poultry processing to make agricultural markets more accessible and competitive.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilack said that the “Product of the USA” label on meat products should undergo a full-scale review, one that has long been sought by livestock producers who say that the label is inadequate and often misleading as it currently stands. This week, the Federal Trade Commission finalized a rule that is […]
The Department of Justice defends socially disadvantaged farmers and their path to debt relief under the American Rescue Plan Act.