SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — There’s good news for farm and ranchers struggling due to the pandemic.
The Trump administration is launching a $19 billion program to help the ag industry.
Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue says the program includes $16 billion in direct payments to farmers, ranchers, and producers who’ve experienced “unprecedented losses”.
Another $3 billion will be used to buy fresh produce, dairy and meat for food banks.
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