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  1. Secretary Perdue Statement on Confirmation of Bill Northey for Key USDA Post

    Tue Feb 27, 2018 03:44 PM

    (Washington, D.C., February 27, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the Senate’s long-awaited confirmation of Bill Northey to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Northey will serve as Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Service (FFAS)*.

  2. USDA Announces a Near-Record Year for Farm Loans - Infusing Rural Communities with Stronger Businesses and Sounder Agricultural Economies

    Fri Jan 19, 2018 03:07 PM

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) today announced another year of high activity in its farm loan programs. Hard-working farm families across the country accessed nearly $6 billion in new credit, either directly or guaranteed through commercial lenders in 2017. At year end, FSA was assisting more than 120,000 family farmers with loans totaling just over $25 billion.

  3. Perdue Names Appointees to the New Jersey USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

    Fri Jan 12, 2018 09:30 AM

    Hamilton Square, N.J., Jan. 12, 2018 - U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the New Jersey USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) state committee. The state committee is responsible for the oversight of farm programs and county committee operations, resolving appeals from the agriculture community, and helping to keep producers informed about FSA programs.

  4. Farm Service Agency – A Vital Source of Assistance to America’s Farmers and Ranchers

    Fri Dec 22, 2017 09:04 AM

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 21, 2017 – Through the work of dedicated staff in over 2,100 county and state offices, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) provides vital farm safety-net assistance to agricultural producers across America.

  5. Trump Administration Appoints Barry Calogero to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in New Jersey

    Fri Dec 8, 2017 02:38 PM

    Hamilton Square, N.J. – Dec. 08, 2017- The Trump Administration recently appointed Barry Calogero as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA New Jersey Farm Service Agency (FSA). Calogero joined the New Jersey FSA team on Monday, November 27th.