The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)'s work spans 5 mission areas and 17 agencies to empower rural America "every way, every day." Supporting the Let's Move! In Indian Country initiative, the Food & Nutrition Service administers numerous programs aimed at supporting healthy and active lifestyles for all ages. The Food and Nutrition Service works to end hunger and obesity through the administration of 15 Federal nutrition assistance programs which ensure access to healthy and safe foods to those participating in our programs.
USDA's Office of Tribal Relations (OTR) serves as the single point of contact for consultation with American Indian and Alaskan Native Governments and continues to refine the consultation process to ensure strong partnerships that will preserve Tribal sovereignty and result in high quality service for farmers, ranchers, consumers, and other constituents.