U.S. Department of Agriculture http://whqr.org en Business Brief: The USDA’s Strikeforce Initiative in South Carolina http://whqr.org/post/business-brief-usda-s-strikeforce-initiative-south-carolina <p>Last week, the <a href="http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome" target="_blank">U.S. Department of Agriculture</a> announced the expansion of its <a href="http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=STRIKE_FORCE" target="_blank">Strikeforce Initiative</a> to 10 other states, including the Carolinas. In South Carolina, the program will target 19 rural counties stuck in persistent poverty. Mon, 01 Apr 2013 09:11:55 +0000 Sara Wood 34105 at http://whqr.org Business Brief: The USDA’s Strikeforce Initiative in South Carolina