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  • USDA employee pleads in loan fraud to hide theft

    June 26, 2013 6:08 AM

    MONROE, La. (AP) - A 51-year-old Winnsboro woman accused of lying on loan applications to get money to hide the theft of $640,000 from a federally funded non-profit has pleaded guilty in the case. U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley says Donna Jean Remides decided to plead guilty to making a... more »
  • USDA to spend $32 million on wetland restoration

    May 22, 2012 6:22 AM

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A $32 million set of projects across seven states in the Mississippi River Basin will restore a variety of wetland types, from Iowa to Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday it will work with state agencies and private groups to embark upon the... more »
  • USDA Announces Meat Recall

    August 24, 2010 12:20 PM

    Zemco Industries, a Buffalo, N.Y., establishment, is recalling approximately 380,000 pounds of deli meat products that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes , the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced. These products were distributed to delicatessens where they were further processed into sandwiches. The products subject... more »
  • USDA Racism Resignation

    July 21, 2010 3:48 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - An embarrassed White House apologized on Wednesday to a black Agriculture Department employee who was ousted for her remarks about race, saying the administration did not know all the facts when she was fired. White House spokesman Robert Gibbs called the dismissal of Shirley Sherrod an injustice... more »
  • Department outlines policy for food program

    October 27, 2009 9:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - The Louisiana State Department of Education, Division of Nutrition Assistance, has announced its administration of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), in accordance with Federal Law and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy. All participants in attendance will be offered the... more »

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