Deadline approaches for scholarship

Applications are being accepted for annual $1,000 scholarship offered by the Virginia Grain Producers Association..

Stress, mental health problems on the rise in rural communities

  WASHINGTON—Two in five rural adults say stress and mental health have become more of.

Continuous CRP Signup Extensions reopens, also available to many expiring contracts

WASHINGTON – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will accept applications beginning June 3, 2019, for.

Applications accepted to help cover producers’ costs for organic certification

The USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced that organic producers and handlers can apply for.

USDA extends deadline for producers to certify 2018 crop production

The USDA extended the deadline to May 17 for agricultural producers to certify 2018 crop.

Travel tips offered for planting and harvest season

Spring planting and the harvest of wheat and other small grains in May and June.

USDA extends deadline for producers to May 17

WASHINGTON – USDA extended the deadline to May 17 from May 1 for agricultural producers.

SAAA Farm Market Fresh available to seniors who meet participation criteria

Farm Market Fresh for Seniors (also known as the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program) is.

Virginia Cooperative Extension to host the 2019 Low-stress Cattle Handling Clinic in May 

Farmers, cattlemen, and cattlewomen of Virginia: Are your cattle meeting their full potential? Do you.

Urban Agriculture Summit to take place  

  The fourth Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit will bring together urban farmers, gardeners, foodies, policymakers.