WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) introduced funding from the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration to the West Virginia Division of Agriculture.
This funding, totaling in $490,000, can be used to proceed to strengthen meals security throughout the state of West Virginia.
When each West Virginian has entry to secure, wholesome meals our complete state thrives. I’m happy the FDA is investing within the West Virginia Division of Agriculture’s efforts to strengthen the security of our meals provide in West Virginia. As a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, I’ll proceed to advocate for assets to make sure secure produce and meals provides whereas supporting West Virginia’s agriculture and meals industries.”
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.)
When West Virginia’s households go to the grocery retailer, they depend on well being and security requirements to make sure the meals and produce they’re shopping for is fit for human consumption. Right now’s announcement is welcome information that can assist enhance our state’s security packages and tips, and produce the mandatory assets to the West Virginia Division of Agriculture to maintain customers wholesome throughout our state secure.”
Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.)