Every agricultural operation is different — farm or ranch, rural or urban, small or big, and everywhere in between. That’s why USDA offers a wide variety of programs and services, as well as special provisions for certain operations and producers.
Who You Are
USDA offers a variety of programs and services for different types of producers. Explore USDA programs and resources that may be right for you and your operation.
What You Grow and Raise
Depending on what you grow or raise, some programs may be a better fit for your operation. Check out these webpages to learn more:
Historically Underserved Farmers and Ranchers
USDA offers provisions for historically underserved producers, which includes:
- Beginning farmers and ranchers;
- Socially disadvantaged producers, including Black, American Indian/Alaska Native, Hispanic, Asian, and Hawaiian/Pacific Islander;
- Low income, or limited resource, producers; and
Find Your Local Service Center
We are committed to delivering USDA services to America’s farmers and ranchers while taking safety measures in response to the pandemic. Some USDA offices are beginning to reopen to limited visitors by appointment only. Service Center staff also continue to work with agricultural producers via phone, email, and other digital tools. Learn more at farmers.gov/coronavirus.
USDA Service Centers are locations where you can connect with Farm Service Agency, Natural Resources Conservation Service, or Rural Development employees for your business needs. Enter your state and county below to ﬁnd your local service center and agency offices. If this locator does not work in your browser, please visit offices.usda.gov.
Visit the Risk Management Agency website to ﬁnd a regional or compliance office or to ﬁnd an insurance agent near you.