Comment on the News
"Today, technology has the power to connect citizens like never before, and top government agencies are increasingly adopting social, mobile and cloud technologies to improve customer service," said Dave Rey, EVP, public sector at Salesforce. "By working with Salesforce, FSA's customers will be able to explore beneficial services, beyond those that the government offers, that will help them save time and strengthen their farms and ranches."
About USDA and Farm Service Agency
USDA implements national policies that ensure national farming, ranching, forestry, food and nutrition remain strong, both domestically and internationally, while fostering rural economic development and enhancing national security. FSA provides financial support for farmers and ranchers who experience revenue losses due to unpredictable markets and weather, access to affordable capital for investing in starting and expanding farming and ranching operations, assistance with disaster prevention and recovery, and incentives for soil and water conservation improvements. To learn more about USDA, visit www.usda.gov/results.
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