Making America Great Again
Land and Agriculture
President Donald J. Trump Achievements
The Trump administration announced that the USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box Program delivered more than 100 million food boxes supporting farmers and families affected by the coronavirus.
The Trump administration announced that the United States Department of Agriculture is investing $268 million to modernize rural drinking water and wastewater infrastructure across 28 states.
The Administration announced an additional $1 billion for the Farmers to Families Food Box program to help farmers, distributors, and American families from the impacts from the coronavirus.
The Trump administration announced that the USDA is investing $46 million to improve critical community facilities to benefit 363,000 rural residents.
The Trump administration distributed more than 5 million food boxes in an effort to support American farmers and families who have been affected by the coronavirus.
The USDA announced $1 billion in loan guarantees available to rural businesses to meet working capital needs during the coronavirus pandemic.
The USDA provided assistance to producers of agriculture commodities who suffered a 5% or greater price decline due to the coronavirus.
Sonny Perdue, the Secretary of Agriculture, announced collaboration with businesses in the private sector to deliver nearly 1,000,000 meals a week to kids affected by school closures in rural America.
The Trump administration invested $900 million toward improved and preserved rural electric infrastructure across 16 states, fulfilling the President’s promise to stick up for rural Americans.
The Trump administration expanded markets for U.S. wheat exporters in Idaho, Oregon and Washington, fulfilling the President’s promise to stick up for farmers.
The Administration announced it would regulate “forever chemicals”, known as PFAS, in fulfillment of the President’s promise of ensuring clean accessible water for Americans.
The USDA announced an initiative to use research and innovation in order to increase farm productivity by 40%, in fulfillment of President Trump’s promise to stick up for farmers.
The Trump administration authorized a total of $28 billion in aid for farmers who have been subjected to unfair trade practices.
The Administration protected farmers from unfair trade practices by authorizing $12 billion in aid to the American agricultural heartland under the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act.
President Trump authorized the year-round sale of E15 gasoline which provided a boost to America’s corn growing communities.
The Administration provided $16 billion in funds to support our farmers against unfair trade retaliation.
Pres. Trump signed a bill that creates five national monuments, expands several national parks, adds 1.3 million acres of wilderness, and permanently reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
In 2018, Pres. Trump signed a new Farm Bill providing support to farmers, expanding crop insurance, doubling how much farmers could borrow and helping open new markets for farmers.
In order to preserve the health of our forests, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 was signed into law.
In September 2018, The USDA Announced That They Would Partner With HHS To Support Rural Communities Combating Opioid Misuse.
The USDA Announced That They Formalized An Agreement With A Nonprofit Organization To Purchase Homes From The USDA And Convert Them Into Transitional Housing For People Recovering From Opioid Misuse.
USDA Announced An Investment Of More Than $124 Million To Help Rebuild And Improve Rural Water Infrastructure In 23 States.
USDA Announced That The Government Of Morocco Would Allow The Commercial Imports Of U.S. Poultry Meat And Products Into Morocco For The First Time.
The USDA Announced That It Would Invest $97 Million In 12 Projects Nationwide To Provide Or Improve Rural Broadband Service In 11 States.
The USDA Announced Its Latest Investments In The Rural Communities And Announced Its Overarching Promise To Continue To Upgrade And Rebuild Water Infrastructure Nationwide.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims June 2018 as National Ocean Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims June 2018 as Great Outdoors Month.
Executive Order on Exemption from Executive Order 13658 for Recreational Services on Federal Lands.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 19 through May 25, 2018, as National Safe Boating Week.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 21 through 29, 2018, as National Park Week.
USDA and USTR Announced Argentina Would Be Accepting US Pork Products For The First Time In 26 Years As Part of President Trump’s Push to Open Markets to American Agriculture
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 20, 2018, as National Agriculture Day.
President Trump Establishes Rural Infrastructure Program
President Trump Signs Executive Order to Streamline Requests to Locate Broadband Facilities in Rural America
President Trump received the Rural Prosperity Task Force report and signed an executive order to help expand broadband access to rural areas.
The Interior Department Announce Plans to Open Up 90 % of America’s Coastal Water to Oil Drilling, Proposing 47 Possible Auctions of Drilling Rights In Nearly All Parts of the U.S. Continental Shelf
President Trump Issues Presidential Proclamation to Modify the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
The Administration took action to dramatically increase the production of natural resources on federal lands.
Department of Agriculture Provides More Than $1 Billion to Improve Access to Health Care for Rural Communities
President Trump Declares a Nationwide Public Health Emergency to Address Opioid Crisis
The Interior Department Announce It Will Sell Leases For Nearly 77 Million Acres Starting in March in the Gulf of Mexico for Oil and Gas Drilling, the Largest Offering Ever
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims October 15 through October 21, 2017, as National Forest Products Week.
FEMA Announces that Private Nonprofit Houses of Worship Will Be Eligible for Disaster Assistance Retroactively Applying to Disasters Declared On or After August 23, 2017
Executive Order on the Continuation of the National Emergency Declared in Executive Order 13405.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 7 through May 13, 2017, as National Hurricane Preparedness Week.
Presidential Executive Order on the Review of Designations Under the Antiquities Act.
Presidential Executive Order Signed on Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 21, 2017, as National Agriculture Day