By the Office of U.S. Senator for Kansas Roger Marshall M.D. SALINA, Kan. – In response to the ongoing deadly attacks on Israel, U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D., has announced his office’s assistance in helping any Kansan in Israel safely evacuate... Read More.
Photos and story by Kansas Department of Agriculture MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas Department of Agriculture officials joined staff from Harvesters – The Community Food Network in Topeka on Wednesday morning to welcome deliveries of fresh produce purchased under the Local Food Purchase Assistance Program. KDA has... Read More.
Eighteen southern Wisconsin counties are eligible for USDA natural disaster emergency loan assistance because of persistent drought conditions. The five primary counties are Columbia, Dane, Iowa, Jefferson, and Sauk. Producers in the thirteen contiguous counties are also eligible for disaster aid. They are Adams,... Read More.
There’s a push in Congress to increase funding for USDA’s Farm and Ranch Assistance Network. Minnesota Republican Tom Emmer tells Brownfield he led a group of 11 U.S. representatives who want to support rural Americans facing acute mental health challenges. “Even with this clear need,... Read More.
The ranking member of the House Ag Committee said Democrats will oppose additional efforts to remove food assistance in the next farm bill or any legislation. The statement comes nearly a week after Congress passed a bill that raises the debt ceiling and places... Read More.