USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation will discuss details of the second round of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program this morning on AgriTalk. Listen live at 10:18 a.m. Centra

Farm Journal Press Release:Lenexa, Kan., (July 28, 2020) – Farm Journal today announced that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is confirmed to participate in its groundbreaking Farm Journal

As commodity prices continue to reel the impacts of COVID-19 on demand and market prices, Coronavirus Food Assistance Payments (CFAP) continue to roll out. 🔥🦠As of July 20 $6.2B out of a possibl

  Pro Farmer Policy Analyst Jim Wiesemeyer give details of CFAP signup on Farm Journal Live. Watch in the player above. President Donald Trump and USDA released the long-awaited rules for direct pa

USDA announced the $19 billion Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) to support farmers and ranchers during the COVID-19 pandemic, including:    $16 billion in direct payments for farmers and

President Donald Trump several times over the past week has indicated some $16 billion of COVID-19 farmer aid would be announced soon. Additionally, Pro Farmer’s Jim Wiesemeyer says there is funding

Produce is being left in the field. Dairy farmers have nowhere to send their milk, and cattle ranchers are hit hard by plummeting beef prices. These are just some of the problems caused by the coronav

The U.S. Department of Agriculture said its food safety and pest and plant disease divisions, along with the Agricultural Marketing Service, which oversees multiple specialty crop-related functions, c

Fears of the coronavirus continue to haunt the stock market despite the Federal Reserve’s efforts to calm it.The Federal Reserve’s emergency announcement to cut rates to near zero Sunday didn’t

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the Agriculture Innovation Agenda, a department-wide initiative to align resources, programs, and research to position American agriculture t