Agency at a Glance
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is responsible for developing and executing Federal Government policy on farming, agriculture, forestry, and food.
The USDA is made up of 29 agencies and offices with nearly 100,000 employees at more than 4,500 locations across the country and abroad.
Annual Budget: $1.397 Billion
Secretary of Agriculture: Thomas J. Vilsack
RT @USAO_EDMO: Two Convenient Store Managers Sentenced on Federal Charges Involving Food Stamp Fraud https://t.co/beVyg0pMNL
OIG evaluated Forest Service’s administration of the Secure Rural Schools program. https://t.co/Ne4j1dIZci #AuditReport
OIG contracted with an accounting firm to assess Pennsylvania’s compliance with certain SNAP requirements for States https://t.co/2TEQHrxMJQ
OIG reviewed FS’ methods for tracking progress towards meeting USDA goals for addressing climate change https://t.co/7DblsmK1Ao #AuditReport
OIG released a new Investigations Bulletin providing summaries of recent developments in OIG criminal investigations https://t.co/QGRpIOqNQ7