Shell eggs, dried egg products now eligible for CFAP payments

September 24, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) added shell eggs and dried egg products to the list of commodities eligible for payments under the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). USDA had previously made liquid and frozen …

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September is National Food Safety Education Month

September 10, 2020

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is reminding the public to think about health and safety in the kitchen during September, which is National Food Safety Education Month.  “Consumers play a vital role in …

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USDA modernizes egg products inspection

September 10, 2020

USDA Press Release, September 9 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced that it is modernizing egg products inspection methods for the first time since Congress passed the …

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Some egg products eligible for CFAP payments

August 27, 2020

The USDA has determined that liquid and frozen eggs are eligible for payments under the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). CFAP compensates producers for price losses that occurred earlier in the year due to the …

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Additional $1B for Farmers to Families Food Box Program

August 27, 2020

This week, USDA announced an additional $1 billion for the Farmers to Families Food Box Program as part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). The third round will put more emphasis on food …

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