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
#USDAOIG reviewed potentially high-risk sponsors participating in Texas’ #SFSP to determine if they were complying… https://t.co/LjluVjmVoY
Four #Lansing, #Michigan residents sentenced in #FoodStamp fraud case: https://t.co/NSS7pC6MY6
#USDAOIG testified on its oversight work before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture: https://t.co/FlpEXQyzDS
RT @USAO_WDLA: Additional charges filed against Lynn Cawthorne and his sister related to defrauding a summer feeding program. https://t.co/…
#Salem #Oregon resident sentenced to 78 months in prison for dealing methamphetamine and cockfighting: https://t.co/ZR2adC12gt