E-mail correspondence between USDA and VT Maple Association

Jasper Craven filed this request with the Department of Agriculture of the United States of America.
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From: Jasper Craven

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any e-mail correspondence between USDA officials and Mary Croft at the Vermont Maple Sugar Makers Association

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Jasper Craven

From: USDAFOIA - OCIO

Good Afternoon Mr. Craven,

Please provide additional information to aid us in the search for responsive records. A search timeframe is needed, as well as the names of specific USDA "officials." Additionally, please include the amount you are willing to pay for the information requested.

Your FOIA submission below is extremely vague and broad. Please re-submit your request, and include the additional information noted above, so that we may process your request accordingly.

A list of USDA FOIA POCs is available on-line at www.dm.usda.gov/foia.

If you have any further questions/concerns, please don’t hesitate to let us know.

Thank you!

The USDA FOIA Service Center

Stay Connected with USDA:

You may now submit FOIA request(s) online to any USDA FOIA office using the USDA online web portal, Public Access Link (PAL). You may access PAL at https://efoia-pal.usda.gov/palMain.aspx. After you register and establish your password you will be able to (1) submit, (2) check the status of your FOIA, and (3) download our responses to your FOIA(s).

From: Barnes, Marqui - OCIO

Good Afternoon Mr. Craven:

Please see the attached letter pertaining to your recent FOIA request to the USDA FOIA Service Center.

If you have any questions/concerns please don't hesitate to contact us.

Thanks, and have a good afternoon!

The USDA FOIA Service Center

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You may now submit FOIA request(s) online to any USDA FOIA office using the USDA online web portal, Public Access Link (PAL). You may access PAL at https://efoia-pal.usda.gov/palMain.aspx. After you register and establish your password you will be able to (1) submit, (2) check the status of your FOIA, and (3) download our responses to your FOIA(s).

This electronic message contains information generated by the USDA solely for the intended recipients. Any unauthorized interception of this message or the use or disclosure of the information it contains may violate the law and subject the violator to civil or criminal penalties. If you believe you have received this message in error, please notify the sender and delete the email immediately.

From: Jasper Craven

Hello,

To refine my request please include all e-mail correspondence since June, 2012 for any USDA officials with email addresses ending in @usda.gov

Best,

Jasper Craven

From: USDAFOIA - OCIO

Good Afternoon Mr. Craven,

Your FOIA re-submission is still very broad. We are unable to accommodate such a request; without specific information, including the names of USDA individuals and the subject of the records sought.

If you need assistance with properly formulating a FOIA request please don’t hesitate to contact me directly.

All the best,

Marqui obo The USDA FOIA Service Center

(Ms.) Marqui Q. Barnes
FOIA Specialist
FOIA Service Center
USDA/OCIO/P&D
(202) 694-1802 (desk)
marqui.barnes@ocio.usda.gov

From: USDAFOIA - OCIO

Good Morning Mr. Craven,

Please see the FOIA Service Center's final response to your recent FOIA request attached.

Should you have any questions/concerns please let us know.

Thank you,

The USDA FOIA Service Center

Stay Connected with USDA:
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You may now submit FOIA request(s) online to any USDA FOIA office using the USDA online web portal, Public Access Link (PAL). You may access PAL at https://efoia-pal.usda.gov/palMain.aspx. After you register and establish your password you will be able to (1) submit, (2) check the status of your FOIA, and (3) download our responses to your FOIA(s).

This electronic message contains information generated by the USDA solely for the intended recipients. Any unauthorized interception of this message or the use or disclosure of the information it contains may violate the law and subject the violator to civil or criminal penalties. If you believe you have received this message in error, please notify the sender and delete the email immediately.

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