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    Helping rural energy and utility providers bring affordable, reliable clean energy to their communities across the country.

Explore Our Programs

Water & Wastewater Infrastructure

Explore ways USDA RD can help rural communities obtain the technical assistance and financing necessary to develop drinking water and waste disposal systems.


Our Energy programs empower rural America to establish, maintain, and evolve its energy resources for a cleaner, brighter, and more sustainable future.

High-speed Internet Access

Learn about how our programs provide funds to expand high-speed internet access for rural people.


USDA RD’s electric programs help fund electric infrastructure to sustain rural economic well-being and improve quality of life.

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Support & Tools


    Talk to a Rural USDA Expert

    USDA Service Centers are designed to be a single location where customers can access the services provided by the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the Rural Development agencies.

    Find your local State Office


    Check Eligibility

    Check a home, town or service location to verify eligibility for Rural Programs


    Manage your USDA Loan

    You can create an account and manage your current loan through the Customer Service Center (CSC) portal. You can also contact the CSC at 800-414-1226


Lender Portal

This innovative resource allows for electronic reporting by lenders, the Rural Business Cooperative Service, the Rural Utilities Service and the Rural Housing Service.

Forms & Publications

This comprehensive resource provides access to all rural USDA documents, including directives regulations and environmental studies.

Resource Guides

USDA Rural Development has produced a series of resource guides to inform rural communities.