Month: April 2020

USDA Announces $19 Billion Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

On April 17, 2020,  U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). This new U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) program will take several actions to assist farmers, ranchers, and consumers in response to the COVID-19 national emergency. President Trump directed USDA to craft this $19 billion immediate relief program …

Tortilla Business is a Flat Out Success for Gitto Family

The following article was posted in the Wisconsin State Farmer by correspondent Gloria Hafemeister Greg and Carol Gitto…Owners of Gitto Farm n Kitchen WATERTOWN – Farm families have always worked together, sharing jobs and helping out as needed, whether in the fields, caring for livestock or repairing equipment. In other industries it would be called “cross …