President Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of agriculture, former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, has gained a fresh endorsement.
These lawsuits center on whether, as the law requires, the agency properly consulted with other wildlife protection agencies before approving certain pesticides. The resolution of these suits awaits a pending judge’s ruling on the appropriate jurisdiction. View the lawsuitsRead More »
USDA announced Tuesday that roughly $8 billion will be paid to farmers this month under the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for the 2016-17 crop year that ended Sept. 30. Read moreRead More »