USDA Posts Informational Videos
May 17, 2013

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is utilizing social media to get the word out about programs and activities at the department. Two new videos have been released concerning the Farm Bill and immigration reform as well as flood assistance. 
 
 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack calls on Congress to pass legislation he says is crucial to American farmers. Watch his comments about the Farm Bill and immigration reform at www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC-UztJDLN0. 
 
USDA is assessing what it can do to help farmers whose land and property has been damaged by recent floods in the Midwest. The flooding assistance video is available at www.youtube.com/watch?v=25lFKXaThpY&feature=youtu.be.