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_CT: 2 Men Who Defrauded Banks in Connection with USDA Export Program Sentenced to Prison https://t.co/vWyypWolgJ @OIGUSDA @FBINewH…
RT @TheJusticeDept: Justice Department Conducts Animal Fighting Investigations Training https://t.co/JL3KqTqItE https://t.co/DROn5opmJC
OIG released a report on GA’s compliance with certain SNAP requirements. https://t.co/a9SgvWUy1i #AuditReport
OIG assessed FSIS controls to ensure that allergens are properly disclosed on product labels https://t.co/hdWIPlRv2m #AuditReport
South Dakota Defendant Pleads Guilty to Stealing from Tribal Organization https://t.co/OJvvOB8nuG #Investigations #NewsRelease