2013 USDA StrikeForce Initiative information (archived)
USDA StrikeForce Initiative in Arkansas
USDA Announces Environmental Quality Incentives Program Sign-Up Deadline to address the StrikeForce Initiative in 25 Counties in Arkansas News Release - Application Deadline is April 19, 2013
Arkansas is one of three pilot states participating in the USDA StrikeForce Initiative. The initiative is designed to help relieve persistent poverty in high poverty counties by accelerating USDA assistance while working closely with Community Based Organizations.
Strike Force is helping us direct needed USDA resources to individuals and communities in Arkansas’s 25 Strike Force counties. The counties are: