New COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has unveiled a one-stop shop of federal programs for rural communities, organizations and individuals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide ( is a first-of-its-kind resource for rural leaders looking for federal funding and partnership opportunities to help address this pandemic. To learn more about the other actions the USDA has taken to assist farmers, ranchers, producers, rural communities, and rural-based businesses and organizations, visit