Agriculture

National All-American Dairy Show Cancelled in Pennsylvania

The 2020 All-American Dairy Show has been cancelled to mitigate the risk of COVID-19. The show was originally scheduled to run September 12-16, 2020...

64th Annual Keystone International Livestock Exposition Cancelled

The 2020 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) has been canceled to mitigate the risk of COVID-19. KILE was originally scheduled to run September 25...

$40 Million in CARES Act Funding for Dairy Industry Relief, Food Security...

Governor Wolf announced the availability of $40 million in funding through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to support Pennsylvania’s...

Agriculture Secretary Invites Applications for $2.5 Million in Conservation Excellence Grants...

Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding invited Lancaster and York County farmers to apply for up to $250,000 in Conservation Excellence Grants. The $2.5 million...

Public can Shares Favorite Dairy Photos and Enter for Chance at...

The Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association is launching a NEW “Dairy Smiles” Campaign to celebrate Summer and June Dairy Month, the PA Dairymen’s way – with milkshakes, and...

Secretary of Agriculture: Urbanization Threatens Agricultural Lands, Farmland Preservation Key to...

 At the Deckman family farm in Cumberland County, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced an $11.9 million investment in food security by safeguarding 4,432 acres...

Pennsylvania Farmers Eligible for $16 Billion in Direct Relief Payments

“Since COVID-19 hit Pennsylvania, our farmers have faced some of the most drastically changing markets in history,” said Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding. “While they’re...

Pennsylvania, USDA Announce Sites for Children Summer Food Programs

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced sites where children can get free meals through the 2020 Summer Food Service Program. The U.S. Department of...

PA Food Distributors Receive $50 Million for Farmers to Families Food...

Governor Tom Wolf announced that Pennsylvania food distributors will receive more than $50 million of $1.2 billion in funding for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s...

Wolf Administration to Distribute $255,000 in ‘Farm to Food Banks’ Funding,...

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced that Pennsylvania has been awarded $255,373, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm to Food Bank Program, which the...

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