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The Department of Agriculture works to improve and maintain farm income and to develop and expand markets abroad for agricultural products. The Department helps to curb and cure poverty, hunger, and malnutrition. It works to enhance the environment and to maintain production capacity by helping landowners protect the soil, water, forests, and other natural resources. The Department, through inspection and grading services, safeguards and ensures standards of quality in the daily food supply.

The Department of Agriculture (USDA) was created by act of May 15, 1862 (7 U.S.C. 2201).

This agency has published 29,015 documents since 1994.

Most Recent Significant Regulations

Listing Of All Recent Documents

June 2016

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals:

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program:

Common Crop Insurance Regulations:

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Imports:

Intent to Grant Exclusive License:

Land Management Plans; Revisions:

List of Regulated Articles:

National Organic Program:

New Fee Sites:

Optimum Supply Requirements and Establishment of Inventory Release Procedures:

Relaxation of Container and Pack Requirements:

Subsistence Management Regulations:

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program:

Other

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