USDA Awards $46 Million to Boost Energy Efficiency in Vermont

New Economic Opportunities to be Created for Businesses and Residents BURLINGTON, Vt., Jan. 8, 2016 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today awarded $46 million in assistance to the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) to support energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements in rural areas across the state. USDA awarded VEIC $46 million in assistance to […]
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Agriculture Education for Transitioning Military Service Members

USDA and Department of Defense Announce Agriculture Education Effort that will Reach 200,000 Transitioning Military Service Members Each Year WASHINGTON – Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden and Dr. Susan Kelly, Director of the Department of Defense’s Transition to Veterans Program Office, today announced the integration of agriculture into the career training and counseling programs Service […]
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