USDA Looks To Forgive Rural Loans

The American Rescue Plan, according to USDA Head Tom Vilsack, has a variety of programs and plans to help rural America. Once of those plans includes loan forgiveness in rural areas. “Two types of loans we’re dealing with: direct loans and guaranteed loans,” Vilsack noted. “Let me deal with the direct loans first. To the […]

Small Farms Conference Set For Yakima On Thursday

  The Center for Latino Farmers will host a Conference on Thursday in Yakima.  Organizers said “Family Farms and Successes,” is geared toward farmers, ranchers and other farm operators.   The Farm Conference runs from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Yakima Convention Center.  Scheduled topics include: Agriculture industry Food safety and production USDA […]