(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a new effort on Monday that will feed more than 30 million children over the summer by expanding the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT)... Read More.
Pennsylvania – The USDA is expanding the scope of its programs to assist producers hurt by the Covid-19 pandemic. Current programs are expanding and being beefed up, plus new programs are also being added for... Read More.
Pennsylvania - August is the peak time of year to spot the Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) as adults emerge from trees. hat’s why the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is declaring August as ‘Tree Check... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — One of the most confounding consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be the problem of farmers bulldozing or dumping their crops at the same time as thousands of Americans... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration will spend $19 billion on a relief program for farmers struggling during the novel coronavirus pandemic, including a new approach to send billions of dollars of agricultural... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a push from states and advocates, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has waived a requirement that children have to be physically present with their parents to pick up... Read More.
Pennsylvania – The National Retail Federation predicts American will spend about $15 billion on Super Bowl stuff this year, including a lot of food. They estimate we'll eat about 1.5 billion chicken wings served... Read More.
Pennsylvania – While you're making your signature dish for these upcoming holiday parties and for Thanksgiving, there's one important step in the recipe that a lot of us are forgetting... proper handwashing. According to Dr.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Perdue Foods has recalled nearly 32,000 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products that may have been contaminated with extraneous materials, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.The chicken products, which are... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The United States Department of Agriculture has announced it will end all experiments on kittens at its Maryland laboratory after a bipartisan bill filed last month described the practice as... Read More.