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USDA Aims to Correct Past Discrimination

USDA Aims to Correct Past Discrimination

| October 12, 2012

United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced a new claims filing process last month. It’s for hispanic and women farmersĀ and ranchers nationwide who allege past discrimination by the USDA. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli sat down with a USDA representative from Maine who tells us how those in our state could be compensated.

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