If you’re in agriculture, then it’s important to stay abreast of the goings-on in the industry. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is on the forefront of the latest stories and chronicles happening in the field. Here’s some of the latest news coming out of the USDA:
The agriculture industry is a busy one! Keep on top of the news and stories coming out of the United States Department of Agriculture:
The USDA is offering $2.5 million in grants for nonprofits and public higher education institutions to use for projects aimed at educating new and underserved farmers on the programs provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency. Read more here.
Looking at the numbers, a common Virginia slogan should be “Virginia is for agriculture lovers.” Virginia is a southern state with a diverse offering of mountainous regions, major cities and coastline. With a very temperate climate, major ports and a location between the north and the south, Virginia is a prime ag location.
If the thought of owning a piece of property in the country has your name written all over it, then consider our Rural Land and Home Loan program. A rural setting for a home site offers fresh air, verdant vistas and the chance to see wildlife out your back door. The countryside is also well suited to any number of ag ventures, from hobby farms to agritourism ventures and everything in between.