Other Ag News: USDA Announces Assistance for On-Farm Food Safety Expenses for Specialty Crop Growers

Friday, June 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

HOLLIS, NEW HAMPSHIRE, JUNE 17, 2022 — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) plans to provide up to $200 million in assistance for specialty crop producers who incur eligible on-farm food safety program expenses to obtain or renew a food safety certification in calendar years 2022 or 2023.

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