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Agricultural Industry Helps with the H-2A Visa Process

H-2A visa

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) activated two new functions on the website to help users navigate through the H-2A visa program application process for temporary agricultural workers and manage their agricultural loans. “Customer service is our top priority at USDA and these new features will help our …

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FSA Offices Will Reopen to Aid Farmers and Ranchers During Government Shutdown


All Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices nationwide will reopen on January 24, to provide additional administrative services to farmers and ranchers during the lapse in federal funding, according to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue.  Certain FSA offices have been providing limited services for existing loans and tax documents since January …

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Secretary Perdue Announces USDA’s Farm Bill and Legislative Principles for 2018

Principios Proyecto de Ley Agrícola - farm bill

With optimism but expressing caution, several agricultural industry associations reacted to the presentation of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Bill and Legislative Principles for 2018, by Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. “These principles will be used as a road map – they are our way of letting Congress know …

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