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Natural Resources Conservation Service Aug 6
NRCS is awarding up to $360 million for locally-driven partnerships through the Regional Conservation Partnership Program.
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Are you interested in working for the Forest Service? We are hiring individuals for fire positions! For more information, please visit or apply on .
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 7
Replying to @aLazyMansGuide
Very true Scott! Here are the states with the most based on population: 1) Vermont 2) North Dakota 3) Wyoming 4) D.C. 5) Iowa 6) Maine 7) New Hampshire 8) Hawaii 9) Montana 10) Nebraska
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Aug 7
: . Farmers Market Promotion Program grant recipient, Marketplace in Lee Branch, AL. pivoted to a drive-through model which has been a win-win for consumers and growers like Taylor Boozer:
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Aug 7
The USDA Farmers Market started in 1995 with only five market days in August and September and a small handful of vendors. It's grown to be a beloved Friday market for over 30 vendors from May to October.
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National Agricultural Statistics Service Aug 7
responses provide data that can attract business and jobs. The data inform where over $675 billion in federal funding is spent each year in communities, e.g. cooperative extension service, disaster relief, rural education. Please respond today!
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 7
Rice harvest in Texas🌾 Wishing everyone a safe and bountiful harvest this year!
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 7
There’s still time to...              12       🌽    ^    🍎   🍑        |         🥬 9            ⊙---->   Celebrate 🍦                  🥩    Farmers Market        💐       🥯        Week               6 Find one in your community
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 6
There are over 8,700 farmers markets in the U.S. providing farmers and ranchers a low-cost way to enter the marketplace and grow their businesses. Find one in your community
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Sec. Sonny Perdue Aug 6
When schools are closed, kids still need to get fed. Our partnership with , , has delivered over 25.5 million meals to kids across America. Listen here to learn more:
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Sec. Sonny Perdue Aug 6
I sat down with Denton McLane & Grace Norman to talk about our partnership that sprang up in March between & to help feed kids in rural America who have been impacted by school closures due to the Coronavirus. Listen here:
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National Agricultural Statistics Service Aug 4
, there’s still time to respond to the ! Ways to respond include online, by phone, or if applicable, via the paper questionnaire with unique ID that was mailed or sent to your home.
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 5
We support farmers markets through grants like the Farmers Market Promotion Program and the Local Food Promotion Program. Learn more:
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Aug 5
👨‍🌾👩‍🌾🚜🛤️. Secretary Sonny Perdue hereby proclaims the week of August 2 – 8, 2020, as National . "I call upon the American people to celebrate farmers markets with appropriate observances and activities."
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Sec. Sonny Perdue Aug 4
🌲🌲🌲 continues to be a champion for our forests, parks, and all our public lands. The will now be able to improve critical infrastructure across the U.S. so generations can enjoy public lands for years to come. 🌲🌲🌲
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Aug 4
This National - shop local and stay safe. Here are just some of the ways farmers markets like Crossroads Farmers Market in Takoma Park, M.D. are keeping its vendors and customers safe:
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Dept. of Agriculture Aug 4
According to ' 2015 Local Food Marketing Practices Survey, farmers markets contribute approximately $9 billion each year to the U.S. economy
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Aug 4
On Aug. 5, 2020, the will publish in the Federal Register a new proposed rule to expand the National Organic Program’s oversight and enforcement of the production, handling and sale of products. Public comments open: Aug. 5 - Oct. 5.
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National Hurricane Center Aug 3
Hurricane has made landfall in southern North Carolina near Ocean Isle Beach around 1110 PM EDT with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. Latest information at
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Watermelon Board Aug 3
BEST DAY OF THE YEAR! 🍉 🎉 Happy to all watermelon lovers. Looking for a way to celebrate today? Check out this amazing watermelon board by instagram user @ peasthankyou.
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