Prime time for rice in Yuba- Sutter
May 16, 2013
| AppealDemocrat The US Department of Agriculture estimates that so far this year, about 75 percent of California's rice fields have been planted. That number was... ...
USDA declares disaster area in northwest Iowa
May 08, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com IOWA DISASTER AREA: The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Plymouth and Sioux counties in northwest Iowa as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses...
Latham again tries to aid school kitchens
May 03, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com The legislation would establish a loan assistance program within the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help schools improve their food preparation areas and buy new equipment. It...
Snow, slush, wind turn May to dismay
May 03, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com '' For farmers, the weather was an extension of the cold temperatures and soggy fields that have caused one of the longest delays in crop planting in the past two decades, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
Reno farm wins grant as USDA focuses on smaller operations
May 01, 2013
| Latest news updates from RGJ.com At least that was the mindset for Monique Monteverde, who sounded like a lottery winner after realizing that Reno-based River School Farm was awarded a grant by the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
U.S. Department Of Agriculture on twitter
$6.3 million on the farm table and elsewhere: The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development Office ha... http://t.co/8wfrWWscA4