Loans Available Through Heirs’ Property Relending Program

Dan Alabama, Economy

The Biden administration is looking to help eliminate some of the ownership and succession issues that arise for many agricultural producers that inherit land. Last month, the establishment of the Heirs’ Property Relending Program (HPRP) was announced where the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will oversee the distribution of $67 million in competitive loans. The Farm Service Agency (FSA) considers …


USDA Adds New Tools, Resources to to Aid Producers

Dan Industry News Release

Agricultural producers have new resources available to them to prepare for and recover from impacts of natural disasters on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) new website, The site has updated tools and information to help agricultural producers identify the right programs and make decisions for their operations. “Agriculture is a risky business,” said Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. “At USDA, …

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Florida Family Grows a Tradition

Dan Florida, USDA-NRCS

From the kitchen table to the boardroom table, USDA brings people together across the nation for healthier food, natural resources, economic growth, jobs, and innovation. Every week, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) gives folks a chance to meet various farmers, producers, and landowners through their Fridays On The Farm stories. The latest version hi-lights a Florida farm family in north central part of …


Perdue Unveils, Interactive Website for Agricultural Producers

Dan Industry News Release

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today unveiled, the new interactive one-stop website for producers maintained by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). is now live but will have multiple features added over the coming months to allow agricultural producers to make appointments with USDA offices, file forms, and apply for USDA programs. The website, launched at a breakfast …