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USDA Dealing with Discrimination

By November 14, 2012

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Since April 1999, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been working - and paying - to settle the largest discrimination lawsuit ever filed against a government agency. So far, Congress has authorized over $1 billion in payments to over 16,000 minority and women farmers. But paying a bumper crop of money is not all the USDA has been doing to deal with discrimination [Learn more...]

Also See: When the Last Farmer Dies

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