What's going on today at the ProAg offices in the Southern Region? In Amarillo, we are celebrating National Pie Day! (And appropriately, our Biggest Loser employee weight loss competition starts tomorrow...) What's your favorite pie? 🥧
In our Kansas City Metro Office, the last of the Southern Region 2018 Spring Agent Update meetings are being held in the regional office. #18PASpring
Can't wait to see what tomorrow will bring?! 😉
Crop Insurance Basics: How would efforts to weaken crop insurance – such as means testing, reducing premium discounts, removing revenue-based tools, and releasing personal information about participants – affect farmers?
Once the Senate passes the final bill with a simple majority, which is expected later today, the House is expected to follow up quickly and pass the same legislation. President Donald Trump would then sign the deal into law, ending a three-day shutdown that started Saturday.
Who's ready for some football? Friday, our regional offices wore their favorite team’s gear and we had a “Champion a Cause Against Hunger” pizza party where money was donated to a local food shelf. Of course, our Maple Grove employees are preparing to show their support for the Vikings. Who are you rooting for today? #skol
“USDA is committed to safeguarding life and property through the critical services we provide – and should the government shut down, we will continue to do just that,” said Secretary Perdue. See the details of what functions continue during a shutdown.