Tuesday, March 2, 2021
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The USDA confirmed June 7 the discovery of genetically engineered (GE) wheat plants growing in an unplanted agricultural field in Washington state.

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is moving forward with plans to relocate NIFA and ERS to the Kansas City, Mo., area despite broad opposition.

USDA Rural Development is giving 47 rural communities free technical assistance to help build long-term economic development plans.

FSA will accept applications for certain practices under the Conservation Reserve Program and will offer extensions for expiring contracts beginning June 3.

The 2018 Farm Bill increased the amount that producers can borrow through USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) loans.

The USDA announces February income triggers second payment in June through Dairy Margin Coverage program.

Between the ground farmers expect to plant in 2019 and the crops still in storage, the acreage lost for the 2019 growing season to flooding may not matter.

The USDA and the FDA will jointly oversee the production of human food products derived from the cells of livestock and poultry.

All USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices nationwide will reopen Jan. 24, and will be open five days a week through Feb. 8. If the government shutdown continues beyond that time, office hours will be reduced.

Many USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices will reopen temporarily in the next three days to perform certain limited services for farmers