U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced details of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), which will provide up to $16 billion in direct payments to deliver relief to America’s farmers and ranchers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s what folks are saying about USDA’s efforts to assist farmers and families during the COVID-19 Pandemic:
A bill requiring dyslexia screening for early elementary students not reading on grade level was signed into law by the governor Tuesday.
The deaths of James Dawkins in 1931 and Rickie Nichols Jr. in 2018 connect a group of 61 people who gave their lives in service to the state while keeping highways and interstates safe and open to the public.
Canton Lake officially reopened their campgrounds to the public last week after having shut them down to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers closed the campground to each of their lakes through Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas in late- March due to the pandemic.
Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) have formed a taskforce with the mission of exploring opportunities that can be provided to Okla