Agriculture

Agriculture Secretary Announces Funding Available for Agricultural Plastic Recycling Pilot Program

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced funding is available for interested parties to develop a sustainable agricultural plastics recycling program. The Agricultural Plastics Recycling Project...

PA Offers Summer Food Assistance Programs for Kids and Seniors

The Pennsylvania Departments of Agriculture and Education reminded Pennsylvanians to take advantage of the many summer food assistance programs for students and caretakers across...

PA Expands Food Assistance Eligibility for Families Facing Food Insecurity

More Pennsylvanians experiencing food insecurity are now eligible for support from Pennsylvania’s network of food banks and pantries. Income eligibility for both the State...

Weis Markets Partners with PA Dairymen’s Association, Others to Celebrate World...

Weis Markets, PA Dairymen’s Association, Feeding Pennsylvania and American Dairy Association North East celebrated World Milk Day and National Dairy Month with the kickoff...

Agriculture Secretary Releases ‘Farm Stress and Mental Health’ Podcast, Honors...

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding joined the Center for Dairy Excellence, the Penn State Farm Stress team, and the AgriSafe Network for a farm stress...

Family-Friendly Events Happening on Dairy Farms in PA in June and...

With June being National Dairy Month and July being National Ice Cream Month, several Pennsylvania dairy farms and organizations are hosting on-farm events to give families...

Secretary of Agriculture Announces Funding Opportunity to Support Pennsylvania’s Farmer-Veterans

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding invited veterans’ services, agricultural and other organizations to apply for funding to deliver grants to military veterans for farm and...

Agriculture Secretary Recognizes Dairy Industry Ag Education Initiatives at Farm City...

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by local school students, 4H representatives and members of the Dairy Princess Program for Farm City Day at...

Deadline Extended for Innovative Research Proposals to Grow Pennsylvania Agriculture

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today announced an extended deadline for research proposals on issues critical to sustaining and growing Pennsylvania’s $132.5 billion agriculture industry....

Agriculture Secretary Announces PA Named National Leader in Direct-To-Consumer Sales

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) and Penn State Extension at...

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