Other Ag News: USDA Establishes Food Purchase Program to Transform the Food System, Build Back Better via Local Food Purchase

Monday, December 6, 2021 - 10:30am

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the establishment of the Local Food Purchase Assistance Cooperative Agreement Program (LFPA) that will award up to $400 million for emergency food assistance purchases of domestic local foods.

Signup for the Ag Newsletter

Get the freshest farm news, events and updates from in and around Cattaraugus County, NY at least once a month! Go signup!

Other ways to stay connected:

NYS Ag & Markets: Wine, Beer & Spirits Summit

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus Counties ... putting knowledge to work