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USDA Looks To Assist Livestock Industry Following Market Disruptions
USDA Looks To Assist Livestock Industry Following Market Disruptions
The USDA recently rolled out three initiatives designed to assist the livestock industry and improve marketing in the wake of a summer market disruptions reported over the past couple of years. "We're moving forward with some things that we identified USDA could be engaged in and congress has moved forward with several proposals being introduced but also response to the report," noted ma
Schrier Pushes USDA To Help Washington’s Specialty Crop Industry
Schrier Pushes USDA To Help Washington’s Specialty Crop Industry
On Monday, Congresswoman Kim Schrier, spoke with USDA Under Secretary Greg Ibach, asking that the needs of Washington’s farmers and farm families be addressed during the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program. Following the call, Schrier sent a letter to USDA, asking the department to consider the unique needs of Northwest specialty crop growers. “I ap ...
United Nations Declares 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health
United Nations Declares 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health
The United Nations has declared 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health to bring worldwide attention to invasive pests. The pests destroy up to 40% of the world's food crops and cause $220 billion in trade losses each year.  The United Nations is calling on stakeholders to work together to protect plants against the introduction and spread of invasive pests.  ...

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