Students At 87 Baltimore County Public Schools Will Get Free Meals This School Year, Officials SayAll students at 87 public schools in Baltimore County will be able to get free meals this school year, county school officials said Monday.
SNAP Households In Maryland Will Soon Be Able To Use Benefits OnlineThose who depend on SNAP benefits will soon be able to use them online.
Great Value Turkey, Pork Sausage Patties Recalled For Possible Salmonella ContaminationThere have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.
Spotted Lanternfly Treatment Underway To Combat Invasive Species In MarylandAn invasive species that could affect crops and gardens in Maryland were spotted this summer-- and that's why the federal government is working with the state to spray for the pests.
Kaskey's Canned Beef Products Recalled Due To Possible Processing DefectConagra Brands, Inc. is recalling more than 32,000 pounds of canned beef products due to a potential processing defect, the U.S. agriculture department said Wednesday.
Baltimore Congressional Delegation Wants Investigation Of SNAP Eligibility Withdrawal For Lexington Market VendorsFive federal lawmakers representing Baltimore sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture asking for an investigation into the withdrawal of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program eligibility for vendors at Lexington Market.
Vienna Beef Recalls Hot Dogs That Might Contain Metal FragmentsMore than 2,000 pounds of Vienna Beef hot dogs have been recalled because they may contain metal fragments, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said.
35,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled For Plastic ContaminationThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced the recall of more than 35,000 pounds of ground beef after a consumer found hard plastic pieces in their meat.
Perdue Foods Recall Chicken Sausage Products, Distributor in MarylandPerdue Foods LLC. is recalling about 2,148 pounds of chicken sausage products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, according tothe U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
ATF on USDA Fire: 'No Indication of Criminal Activity' At This TimePart of a United States Department of Agriculture Building is torched after a 2-alarm fire brought an entire structure to the ground this morning in Beltsville.
Organization Providing Lunch To Kids During SummerSchool is out, hunger is in. Maryland is teaming up with Share Our Strength, a national nonprofit that is working to end child hunger, in an effort to feed kids who rely on school for food in the No Kid Hungry campaign.
USDA Administrator Visits Baltimore City SchoolA move in a healthier direction. Monday, an administrator with the USDA made a visit to one of the Baltimore City school properties to see what's being done to promote life-saving eating habits.
Md. Event Touts USDA Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Effort The U.S. Agriculture Department is kicking off a Chesapeake Bay watershed cleanup program with an event in the Baltimore suburb of Cockeysville.
Giant Recalls El Monterey Steak & Cheese TaquitosGiant pulls a popular snack from store shelves.
Baltimore City Students Get Education From The Ground Up At Local FarmBaltimore City school students take a field trip that could change the rest of their lives. The USDA visits students at a working farm, where they are literally getting an education from the ground up.