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Farmers to Families Food Box Program Reaches 50 Million Boxes Delivered

29 Jul 2020
(Washington, D.C., July 29, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farmers to Families Food Box Program has distributed over 50 million food boxes in support of American farmers and families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Trump Administration Invests More Than $3 Million in High-Speed Broadband in Rural North Carolina

27 Jul 2020
WASHINGTON, July 27, 2020 – The Trump Administration today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing more than $3 million to provide broadband service in unserved and underserved rural areas in North Carolina. This investment is part of the $100 million in grant funding made available for the ReConnect Pilot Pro...

USDA Launches New Farmers.gov Features to Help Farmers Hire Workers

27 Jul 2020
Washington, D.C., July 27, 2020 - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced new features on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farmers.gov website designed to help facilitate the employment of H-2A workers.

USDA Announces a Third Round of Farmers to Families Food Box Program Purchases

24 Jul 2020
(Washington, D.C., July 24, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will launch a third round of Farmers to Families Food Box Program purchases with distributions to occur beginning by September 1 with completion by October 31, 2020. The purchases will spend the balance of $3 bill...

USDA Approves Arkansas and Hawaii to Accept SNAP Benefits Online

23 Jul 2020
(Washington, D.C., July 23, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced approval of a request from Arkansas and Hawaii to provide online purchasing of food to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households. This approval will allow Arkansas and Hawaii to expedite the implementation of online purchasing with curre...
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