This blog is for Polk County Florida small farms and pesticide applicators as a method of communication and sharing information. This blog is administered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Agent, Mary Beth Henry.
Monday, March 28, 2011
Posts from Agent's Update--Online Magazine for 03/28/2011
Here is an update from the USDA about rectifying past discrimination issues among women and Hispanic farmers and ranchers...Agriculture Secretary Vilsack and Assistant Attorney General West Announce Process to Resolve Discrimination Claims of Hispanic and Women Farmers Obama Administration's Efforts Will Bring Finality to Longstanding Claims of Discrimination in USDA Program Delivery WASHINGTON
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