All posts tagged USDA

USDA lets USVI use SNAP benefits to buy hot foods
September 14, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture approved a temporary waiver that will allow participants in the USDA’s Supplemental ...

USDA seeks to fund new agricultural product developers
September 12, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for grants to help farmers, ranchers and producer-based bus ...

USDA offers grants for rural community facilities dev’t.
June 19, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking applications for technical assistance and training grants in the Community ...

USDA seeks to help socially disadvantaged rural farmers
June 14, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for grants to help socially disadvantaged agricultural prod ...

USDA grants $100K to Coamo schools for healthy eating
June 13, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday the projects selected to receive the USDA’s annual farm to school ...

USDA opens call for rural housing repair grant program
June 13, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development division announced Monday it is seeking applications for grants ...

USDA opens call for community development grants
June 7, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Tuesday opened a call for grants to support economic development in rural communit ...

USDA celebrates ‘National Homeownership Month’
June 6, 2017, No Comments

Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Rural Development Roger Glendenning kicked off on Monday “National Homeownership Mont ...

USDA approves $1M loan to EDB for job promotion
February 7, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a $1 million loan to the Puerto Rico Economic Development Bank for job p ...

USDA looks to fund broadband in unserved rural areas
January 19, 2017, No Comments

USDA Rural Development Under Secretary Lisa Mensah announced Wednesday that the agency is accepting applications for the ...