Hispanic Americans: Energizing Our Nation's Diversity
USDA-NRCS & FNS staff join UPR Agricultural Extension Service (SEA), for a week-long, hands-on Huertos Caseros y Nutrición (Community Gardens & Nutrition) workshop at the Alturas de Peñuelas Multi-Family Housing Community the last week of July.
Puerto Rico is in the grip of a severe drought of historic proportions. The eastern part of the island has now suffered through over three months without significant rainfall, and nearly 85% of the territory is under a water deficit. Farmers on the island are among the hardest hit.
"Our hearts go out to farmers and ranchers affected by this recent natural disaster in St. Croix, USVI," said Secretary Vilsack. "USDA stands with you and your communities when severe weather and natural disasters threaten to disrupt your livelihood."
Conservation Client Gateway is a new public website that allows farmers to request technical and financial assistance, review and sign conservation plans, request and track payments for completed contract items, and much more!
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