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Funding Awarded to Help Small and Mid-Sized Farms on National Ag Day

Dan Economy, General, USDA

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) celebrated National Ag Day by investing $11.5 million in research to help ensure America’s small and medium-sized farming operations remain viable and improve the quality of life in American farm communities. “Few groups are as resilient and as determined as American farm families,” said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “Under the Biden-Harris Administration, USDA is …

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Proclamation Issued for National Agriculture Day 2021

Dan General

National Agriculture Day 2021 is Tuesday, March 23. The Agriculture Council of America hosts the campaign on a national level. To learn more about National Ag Day, click here. President Joe Biden issued a Proclamation and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack make a statement regarding this momentous day. A Proclamation on National Agriculture Day, 2021 MARCH 22, 2021 On National Agriculture Day, …

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Secretary Sonny Perdue’s National Agriculture Day Message

Dan General

Today, March 24th, is National Agriculture Day. It’s a day when producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others across America gather to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by American agriculture. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, says our farmers are resilient.

Acting Agriculture Deputy Secretary Michael L. Young on National Agriculture Day

Dan Industry News Release

Acting Agriculture Deputy Secretary Michael L. Young released the following statement: “Today is National Agriculture Day, set aside to pay tribute to the farmers and ranchers of our nation.  The work of American producers and growers ensures consumers in our country have plenty of safe food and a wide variety at a cost lower than much of the world. “Through …