News & Events

Press Release
August 4, 2014 | The White House
Since coming into office in the midst of a global financial and food crisis, President Obama has made food security a foreign policy priority.
Press Release
August 19, 2014 | USDA Foreign Agricultural Service
The Food for Progress Program is an important tool in the effort to support sustainable agricultural production in developing nations and promote agricultural trade.
Blog
August 19, 2014 | USDA Blog
On a recent trip to Uganda, I saw first-hand the difference USDA-funded projects are making in people’s lives.
Press Release
August 15, 2014 | U.S. Embassy Ethiopia
The workshop, which was funded under the Feed the Future initiative, provided the entrepreneurs with a network to access the latest research and best practices here in Ethiopia, neighboring countries, and the United States.
Field Story
August 13, 2014 | Newsletter
Since receiving a Feed the Future grant in 2010, the 94-member cooperative in northern Uganda has streamlined their milk and yogurt production and processing tremendously, doubling many of their performance indicators.
Field Story
August 13, 2014 | Newsletter
This year’s record bumper crop is partly thanks to good rainfall patterns, but it was also made possible through the Government of Zambia’s leadership on market-friendly policy in the agriculture sector, which it has adapted over the past year with support from Feed the Future
News
August 13, 2014 | Newsletter
Minister Mukeshimana, a graduate of Michigan State University (MSU), brings to this prestigious position a wealth of expertise achieved over more than a decade of higher-level education and training supported by the U.S. Government.
Field Story
August 13, 2014 | Newsletter
Through this collaboration, private sector firms are able to promote their technology products to farmers, increase sales and receive feedback for improved product design and distribution, establishing links to new customers in rural areas.