Department of Agriculture
In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.
All 83 Michigan counties have been declared weather disaster areas by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the state has approved a state disaster program because of the drought.
The new head of the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is moving forward with efforts to boost the state’s agriculture exports, encourage job-creation in the food industry and make sure farmers get the support they need amid this year’s extreme weather.
Michigan ranks 10th nationally, with 33 winter markets — a 58 percent increase from last year.
A study funded by the Ann Arbor-based Altarum Institute indicates that small stores participating in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children program are adding healthier foods to their inventories, as mandated […]
Michigan will get $3.3 million from the federal government for its past work toward stopping errors in state-administered portions of the food assistance program.
A warning is going out to thousands of food establishments in Michigan.