agriculture

Man inspecting potatoes in field (USAID Cairo)

Assisting farmers in the Middle East, North Africa during the food...

Farmers in the Middle East and North Africa face pressure from climate change and conflicts. Learn how the U.S. is helping them boost output.
Woman working in garden (USDA)

Women boost sustainable farming in U.S.

U.S. women farmers are growing more organic crops and selling their locally produced products to consumers in their communities.
Woman and man standing among waist-high plants while holding basket of tomatoes (© Erick Josue Hernandez)

Helping Guatemalans feed their families, boost crops

Learn how U.S.-funded programs have helped Guatemalan farmers increase crop production and feed their families.
Burning grain seen through an opening (© Wojciech Grzedzinski/The Washington Post/Getty Images)

Report details Russia’s damage to Ukrainian crop storage

Learn the extent of damage that Russia's war in Ukraine has caused to crop storage facilities and the risk it poses worldwide.
Women sitting on the ground with blue sign about Bhungroo (© Naireeta Services)

Helping farmers in Asia, Africa overcome floods and drought

A company in India that teaches farmers to preserve stormwater for irrigation is partnering with the U.S. to share its invention worldwide.
Woman and man sitting next to bags of eggplants in field (Feed the Future Cambodia Harvest II/Solina Kong)

Helping Cambodian farmers grow their businesses

Learn more about a U.S. government program that helps Cambodians increase crop yields and create new markets.
Farmer holding harvested wheat (USAID/Syria)

Helping farmers in Syria tackle the food crisis

USAID is helping tackle a food crisis in northeast Syria by providing high-quality seeds to wheat farmers in the region.
Group of people sitting and standing outdoors (© Desmond Tiro/AP Images)

Galvanizing the world to reduce hunger in Africa

Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., urged action across governments, across countries and between people to end hunger.
Two women with a bag of flour in a grocery store (© Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP Images)

Blinken rallies countries to address world food crisis

The United States is increasing its support for nations that need food and encouraging others to bolster food and humanitarian aid.