Events

USDA Hosting Tribal Listening Session on Environmental Review Process

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be hosting a Tribal Listening Session to receive input from Tribal Nations on USDA Rural Development’s environmental review process. Specifically USDA is soliciting input on its environmental review policies and procedures in 7 CFR Part 1970. Details on the Listening Session are as follows— Date/Time: Tuesday, June 29, […]

WH/USDA/HHS Rural Health Briefing

Virtual Event

WH/USDA/HHS Rural Health Briefing Date: Friday, August 13, 2021 Time: 2:00pm ET/1:00pm CT/12:00pm MT/11:00am PT RSVP: https://pitc.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_o7y5D-T7S02K91wqcYNiBw Questions: Please submit to William.t.mcintee@who.eop.gov The briefing will now be joined by USDA Deputy Secretary Jewel Bronaugh and HRSA Acting Administrator Diana Espinosa who will discuss rural health investments made possible by the American Rescue Plan Act that. […]

White House Rural Stakeholders Call

Virtual Event

White House Rural Stakeholders Call September 2 at 3:00 pm Eastern This week the call will be joined by USDA Farm Service Agency Administrator Zach Ducheneaux and USDA Undersecretary Jenny Moffitt who will provide an update on USDA Pandemic Assistance to Producers and the Dairy Donation Program. An update will be provided on the infrastructure […]

USDA Forest Service Office of Tribal Relations Forum on Timber Management National Policy

Virtual Event

USDA Forest Service Tribal Forum Proposed National Policy: Timber Management September 9 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Eastern via Zoom Register USDA Forest Service Forest Management, Rangelands Management, and Vegetation Ecology program representatives will share information and be available to discuss the proposed national policy and Tribal implications. The proposed policy would amend the […]

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services’s

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The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) would like to inform Tribal entities of a pending action for importation governing sheep, goats, and some other non-bovine ruminants. Tribal Consultation webinar on November 1, at 1:00 pm Eastern Review letter for more information. If you have questions please email Dr. Terry Clark (terry.w.clark@usda.gov) Director - […]

U.S. Forest Service Tribal Forum – Proposed National Policy: Monitoring on National Forest System Lands

Virtual Event

October 7 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Eastern Register USDA Forest Service Ecosystem Management Coordination program representatives will share information and be available to discuss the proposed national policy and Tribal implications. The proposed policy would create a new chapter in the Forest Service Manual (Chapter 2040 –National Forest System Monitoring) to provide guidance […]

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s Office of National Tribal Liaison Tribal Consultation Webinar

Tribal Consultation on November 4 at 1:00 pm Eastern Please review the letter for more information. The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Office of National Tribal Liaison (ONTL) would like to inform Tribal entities of a pending proposal to establish standards for the humane care and handling of birds covered under the Animal […]

USDA Briefing on Build Back Better

Virtual Event

You are Invited to Join USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack for a Briefing on Build Back Better Friday, November 19, 2021 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Eastern Register here: Zoom Link Please join this briefing where the Secretary will highlight how the Build Back Better Act, passed by today by the U.S. House of Representatives, will […]

Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: Aquaculture Health Plan Webinar

Virtual Event

Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS): Aquaculture Health Plan Webinar December 1 at 2:00 pm Eastern Meeting ID:160 904 2976 Join thru the web Join thru Zoom Meeting Password: p*H2LOtMQ Dial-in information: +1 669-254-5252 US +1 646-828-7666 US To keep you abreast of some major APHIS activities, they are hosting a series of […]

U.S. National List of Reportable Animal Diseases (NLRAD) Listening Session

Virtual Event

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) values its developing partnership with the Tribal Nations. We strive to keep Tribes informed of actions that could have an impact on Tribal members and resources. This letter informs you and other Tribal leaders of the pending action concerning building the Electronic Laboratory Reporting (ELR) of the […]

Animal Biotechnology Listening Session

Virtual Event

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) greatly value our partnerships with Tribal Nations and communities. Earlier this year, APHIS wrote to inform you of a public review and comment period for an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) regarding whether to establish […]

USDA APHIS Tribal Webinar: Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Program

Virtual Event

U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Tribal Webinar: Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Program January 12 at 1:00 pm Eastern Meeting ID: 160 802 6338 Join thru the web: URL: https://coreshield.zoomgov.com/wc/join/1608026338?pwd=N0NrZWJ0aFNMVTNGbHlRYjFBUUdJZz09 Join thru Zoom URL: https://coreshield.zoomgov.com/j/1608026338?pwd=N0NrZWJ0aFNMVTNGbHlRYjFBUUdJZz09 Meeting Password: BgEFev*zx Dial-in information: +1 669-254-5252 US +1 646-828-7666 US APHIS conducts surveys for […]