The United States Department of Agriculture wears many hats, but it seems they always have their farm boots on. Every initiative, every trade mission, every funded research proposal aims to advance agriculture in the U.S. Read up on what the USDA has been up to lately in pursuit of improving opportunities, abilities, and the outlook for the future of ag in America.
If farmers and ranchers are the heartbeat of the ag industry in the U.S., then the USDA is the brain. Ideas, inventions, and challenges are turned into nation-wide grant programs, groundbreaking technologies, and current policy. Stay up-to-date with the innovations and solutions coming out of the USDA below: