By News Desk
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and White House adviser Ivanka Trump on Friday toured a Maryland food service distributor that's participating in the Farmers to Families Food Box Program.
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
New Mexico this year became the first to outlaw school meal shaming. Several other states are weighing similar laws.
By Morgan Lee, Associated Press
The White House’s budget proposal for 2018, released Thursday, seeks cuts in science and health agencies across the board. Yet, some budgetary wallets will be lightened more than others.
By Nsikan Akpan
In an email to employees, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said USDA is closing the offices "due to the serious nature of these threats." He did not characterize the threats, but asked employees to be aware of their surroundings and report…
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
Consumers wanting to know if their foods contain genetically modified ingredients will be able to find out for the first time.
By Lydia Zuraw, Kaiser Health News
A new label on some of the steaks in your grocery store highlights a production process you may have never heard of: mechanical tenderizing.
WASHINGTON — The slogans are familiar: "The Incredible Edible Egg," ''Pork: The Other White Meat," and "Got Milk?" They've all been part of promotional campaigns overseen by the Agriculture Department and paid for by the industries that vote to organize…
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Forest Service spent a record $243 million last week battling forest fires around the country, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Thursday.
WASHINGTON — The Agriculture Department has developed the first government certification and labeling for foods that are free of genetically modified ingredients.
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