U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), which will provide up to $16 billion in direct payments to deliver relief to America’s farmers and ranchers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to this direct support to farmers and ranchers, USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box program is partnering with regional and local distributors, whose workforces have been significantly impacted by the clo
In response to a growing number of people searching for local and online meat sales, the Kansas Beef Council (KBC) has created a digital platform to directly connect consumers looking to purchase beef with those who produce it. The online Kansas beef listing site also will provide information on how beef is produced.
“Kansas is a top beef-producing state, and chances are if a consumer buys a steak at the grocery store, they are buying a steak that had a hoofprint in Kansas,