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USDA adds $14 billion in CFAP assistance for producers

- General News
President Donald J. Trump and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced up to an additional $14 billion dollars for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19.

USDA expands list of eligible items for CFAP, extends deadline

- General News
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that additional commodities are covered by the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) in response to public comments and data.

USDA announces additional specialty crops eligible for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

- General News
The USDA has released an initial list of additional commodities that have been added to the CFAP and announced other adjustments to the program based on comments received from agricultural producers and organizations and review of market data.

USDA reverses decision, includes apples in grower assistance program

- General News
The U.S. Apple Association is extremely pleased with the correction issued today by the Agriculture Department to its Coronavirus Food Assistance Program.