The United States Department of Agriculture (informally the Agriculture Department or USDA) is the United States federal executive department responsible for developing and executing U.S. federal government policy on farming, agriculture, and food. It aims to meet the needs of farmers and ranchers, promote agricultural trade and production, work to assure food safety, protect natural resources, foster rural communities and end hunger in the United States and abroad.
We provide leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, and related issues based on sound public policy, the best available science, and efficient management. We want to be recognized as a dynamic organization that is able to efficiently provide the integrated program delivery needed to lead a rapidly evolving food and agriculture system.
US embargo against Mexican shrimp starting in May Mexico
Due to negligence, lack of budget and inexperience in Conapesca and Profepa, as of May the United States will apply an embargo against Mexican shrimp caught in deep waters, which represents income for...
Shrimp exports to the United States accelerate Mexico
Juan Manuel García Caudillo, director of Responsible Fishing and Fair Trade, revealed that at this time the main exporters of wild shrimp to the United States as the Mexican Maritime Supplier (...
The Norwegian Pelagic Fishing Course in Week 15 Norway
First registrations from the sandeel fishery and first mackerel catch reported for fresh use
This week, there have been two vessels working west of the sea in the EU zone, which...