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Agency URL: http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome

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 28,545 documents since 1994.

Most Recent Significant Regulations

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February 2016

January 2016

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Animal Welfare:

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National Organic Program:

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