Tag Archives: USDA

Oregon firm recalls meat and poultry products sold in Washington

PORTLAND, Ore. - Siberoni, a Portland, Ore. firm, is recalling 169,655 pounds of raw and frozen meat and poultry “pelmeni” (Eastern European-style ravioli products) which were produced without the benefit of inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and

Cantwell, FAA Announce Groundbreaking Hub to Launch New Era in Jet Biofuels Development

SEATTLE – U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the creation of a national Center of Excellence for jet biofuel research, to be headquartered at Washington State University Tri-Cities.

The Center of Excellence in Alternative Jet

Hoquiam Summer Meals Program Details

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The Hoquiam School District announces the sponsorship of the Simplified Summer Food Program for Children.  Meals will be made available at no charge to attending children 18 years of age and younger

Meals will be served at

Hoquiam School District Details Summer Lunch Program

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The Hoquiam School District announces the sponsorship of the Simplified Summer Food Program for Children.  Meals will be made available at no charge to attending children 18 years of age and younger.  All meals are available without regard

Will Farm Bill ‘Level the Field’ for Organic Producers?

Washington, D.C. - As the Farm Bill heads to the Senate floor for debate, at least one amendment is expected on behalf of organic farmers. Making sure farmers have crop insurance is a big part of the nation's food supply

Deadline Looms for Wildlife Conservation Program – $1 million Available for Habitat Development in Washington

SPOKANE, Wash. (April  8, 2009) - With less than a week to go before the April 15 application deadline, conservation officials with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) are reminding interested landowners in Washington that $1 million in financial assistance