All posts tagged USDA

USDA opens call for technology grants for health care, education
May 3, 2018, No Comments

The USDA is accepting applications for grants to use broadband e-Connectivity to improve access to health care and educa ...

USDA earmarks $5M to fight opioid crisis in rural America, including P.R.
April 18, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is setting aside $5 million to fund two key grant programs to address opioid misuse i ...

USDA to grant up to $250K for Innovative Conservation projects in P.R./USVI
April 11, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service announced the availability of up to $250,0 ...

USDA to OK grants to boost E-connectivity/broadband in unserved rural areas
March 28, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced it is accepting grant applications to fund broadband infrastructure project ...

USDA grants temporary expansion of P.R. nutrition assistance
February 21, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico residents continuing to recover from the impacts of recent hurricanes could be eligible for increased nutrit ...

USDA Sec. appoints members of P.R. Farm Service Agency state committee
February 6, 2018, 1 Comment

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Puerto Rico USDA Far ...

USDA grants $1M to restore storm-damaged rural water systems
December 5, 2017, No Comments

U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced the approval of two grants totaling $1 million to help r ...

USDA provides $10M+ to help Caribbean farmers recover from hurricanes
November 22, 2017, No Comments

The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is providing $10.9 million in technical and financial assista ...

USDA offers aid for PR’s hurricane-impacted dairies
October 19, 2017, No Comments

In the wake of the 2017 hurricanes, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is providing emergency assistance ...

USDA ships food boxes to PR, USVI for hurricane victims
September 30, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico families struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane María have started receiving assistance in the form of fo ...