Recent NDDA News Related to COVID-19

Additional funding approved for meat processing plants (June 25, 2020)

Bioscience innovation grant proposals sought for coronavirus research (June 25, 2020)

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program details released; applications open May 26 (May 20, 2020)

Programs available for agribusiness during pandemic recovery (May 18, 2020)

USDA program will help ag producers with losses due to price and supply chain impacts (May 15, 2020)

New program available for meat processing plants (May 12, 2020)

Private, restricted-use pesticide certification available online (May 8, 2020)

Application available for economic injury disaster loans and grants (May 5, 2020)

Livestock brought into the state must meet import requirements (Apr. 30, 2020)

In-person initial commercial pesticide exams available in Fargo, Bismarck (Apr. 27, 2020)

Amendment makes economic injury disaster loans available to agriculture (Apr. 24, 2020)

Guidance offered for ag-related businesses (Apr. 22, 2020)

Online local foods map revised to highlight specific products (Apr. 21, 2020)

Letters offered to critical and essential agriculture businesses (Apr. 17, 2020)

Pesticide certification deadline extended (Apr. 9, 2020)

Clarification: Non-essential ag activities and events should be canceled or postponed (Apr. 6, 2020)

Beekeepers essential to food production (Apr. 6, 2020)

Discretionary ag activities and events should be postponed (Apr. 3, 2020)

Protocols for workers arriving from other countries, states (Apr. 3, 2020)

North Dakota agriculture contributes to national security (Mar. 19, 2020)

Livestock markets and ag auction sales still crucial, continue with modifications (Mar. 18, 2020)

USDA helping with agriculture labor needs (Mar. 17, 2020)