UPDATE: What’s in USDA’s New Coronavirus Food Assistance Program? – April 23, 2020
The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program helps provide immediate support to farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses struggling under the immense weight of the COVID-19 impact. While the details of this package are still not fully known, the $16 billion in direct support to livestock, specialty and non-specialty crops will help to offset COVID-19-related losses as well as $3 billion in commodity purchases. Click here for full story from American Farm Bureau Federation.