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What others say: No Roadless Rule in the Tongass

...effort to shut down the Tongass to harvest.The 9th Circuit judges - two out of three - agreed that the U.S. Department of Agriculture had legitimate grounds for exempting the Tongass from the Roadless Rule in 2003.A lawsuit filed by the Village...
USDA high tunnel program expands

...Gulch to Seward, use high-tunnels that were at least partially paid for by a program through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service, or NRCS. The seasonal high tunnel program - which has been drastically...
Food Bank, Boys and Girls Clubs holding nutrition classes

...many people try to fill up their large dinner plates, which results in overeating.In 2011, the Unites State Department of Agriculture adopted MyPlate, a graphic of a plate and glass divided into different sections representing serving sizes...

...and others would improve the crop insurance program for organic farmers. It gives $5 million to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to update the prices paid on crop loss claims. Until this year, crop insurance had charged organic farmers...
Record pink harvest creates market glut

...result," Wink said. "So I think we've probably been in this area before but it has been some time."The Department of Agriculture will buy $20 million of canned pink salmon for food assistance programs across the country. That's an expanded...
Assembly considers nonprofits

...000 volunteers annually and most of its revenue comes in the form of donations, corporate grants and U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities. Central Area Rural Transit System Inc., a central peninsula transportation system incorporated...

...population.The Minnesota Department of Agriculture will give the Legislature...agriculture.The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that more's incumbent on the Department of Agriculture to take a very serious look...

...Nutritious and Seasonal Recipes for School Cooks by School Cooks," produced with help from a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, fundraising and the Vermont Department of Education. It was distributed last month to all Vermont public...
Food carve. ? Save drippings for making gravy and Yorkshire pudding.Note: For safety, the United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA) recommends beef roasts be cooked until they reach an internal temperature...
Follow 4 steps to a safe Thanksgiving

...Fairbanks Extension Service Kenai Peninsula District extension agent, recommend holiday cooks follow the U.S. Department of Agriculture's four food safety steps: clean, separate, cook and chill.Walker said the steps are usually the four...


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