AGRICULTURE: Federal initiative to encourage local food in rural America Tiffany Stecker, E&E reporter Published: Monday, June 9, 2014 Five agencies today offered a total of $650,000 to bring locally grown food to rural communities. Please subscribe to E&ENews PM to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.