May 12, 2020

USDA Announces Approved Contractors for Farmers to Families Food Box Program

Last Friday, May 8th, USDA announced the contract awards for the Farmers to Families Food Box Program. The contracted suppliers are listed by region and dollars awarded.

The $1.2 billion program, which will provide $461 million in fresh fruits and vegetables, $317 million in dairy products, $258 million in meat products and $175 million for combination boxes, may eventually be expanded to up to $3 billion.

This program is part of the $19 billion agricultural relief packaged announced by USDA last month.

Click here to view the full list of contract awards.