Recent Stories by USDA
Jul 20, 2020 by USDA
USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) announced changes to the Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) insurance program for cattle and swine beginning in the 2021 crop year.
May 08, 2020 by USDA
Meatpacking facilities have resumed operations this week following the President's Executive Order directing facilities to implement CDC and OSHA guidelines created for the meat sector response to COVID-19.
May 06, 2020 by USDA
U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue sent two letters to Governors across the nation and leadership of major meat processing companies outlining expectations for the implementation of President Trump's executive order.
Sep 23, 2019 by USDA
On Sept. 30, 2019, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) will publish new Daily Direct Morning and Afternoon Hog Reports (LM_HG216 and LM_HG217).
Jan 12, 2018 by USDA
Corn production was down 4 percent, while soybeans were up 2 percent.
Dec 13, 2017 by USDA
Beginning Jan. 10, 2018, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) will publish an enhanced Weekly Average Weight of Barrows and Gilts Report to provide additional customer service to the swine industry.