USDA Investing In Oregon Agricultural Producers

The USDA announced this week it is investing $3.2 million to help 15 agricultural producers across Oregon develop and market value added products. “These grants will help Oregon agricultural producers grow their businesses and access new markets,” said USDA Rural Development state Director John Huffman. “By expanding their operations, these rural businesses will also create […]

Malheur County Designated Disaster

On Tuesday, Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Malheur County, Oregon, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses caused by recent drought may be eligible for FSA Emergency Loans. The designation allows FSA to extend emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters. Emergency loans can be used to meet various recovery needs including […]