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
#HappeningToday Phyllis Fong, Inspector General for #USDA, will testify at a budget hearing before the Agriculture,… https://t.co/yZmaTmlkMG
#USDAOIG reviewed the Food and Nutrition Service’s strategy to implement electronic benefits transfer for #WIC nati… https://t.co/vVeDIYKkQK
#USDAOIG published a final action verification of the two recommendations in our January 2017 report of the Natural… https://t.co/SkeevKPq1H
#USDAOIG reviewed the Agricultural Marketing Service’s oversight of the storage and handling of U.S.-produced commo… https://t.co/GezAioq8uS
#USDAOIG published a final action verification of all five recommendations in our July 2017 report on the Forest S… https://t.co/pLVDNY8M9u