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FSA Youth Loans

Ada, MN — Young persons looking to start or operate income-producing projects of modest size through their local 4-H, FFA, or other agricultural youth groups can finance their projects through the USDA Farm Service Agency Youth Loans. Gary Schommer with FSA says the Youth Loans are a great option for financing and an opportunity for…
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April 6, 2021 0

Norman County FSA: Deadline for Enrollment or Election ARC/PLC Program is March 15th

Ada, MN — The Norman County FSA office is reminding producers that the deadline for election and enrollment in the Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage is fast approaching. That deadline is Monday, March 15th, and Norman County FSA Randy Tufton says it’s now an annual election so farmers can change options next year…
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March 10, 2021 0

FSA Accepting Applications for New Quality Loss Adjustment Program

Ada, MN — Farmers who suffered crop quality losses due to the natural disasters that occurred in 2018 or 2019 may be able to get financial assistance through the USDA Quality Loss Adjustment Program. The USDA announced the program in January to provide assistance for those with quality losses due to drought, excessive moisture, flooding,…
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February 10, 2021 0

Kaleidoscope 12-8-20: Luke Klawitter of NRCS

On the Kaleidoscope Program for Tuesday, December 8th, 2020, we chatted with Luke Klawitter of the Norman County NRCS Office about the General & Continuous CRP options for area landowners. Listen for NRCS and FSA Updates on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.

December 8, 2020 0

Deadline to Apply For FSA WHIP+ Program is October 30th

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (10/23/20) Nathan Peterson from the Farm Service Agency Office would like to remind area farmers that the deadline to apply for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus or WHIP+ program is October 30th. The program covers crop losses in both 2018 and 2019 that were a direct result of a…
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October 23, 2020 0

FSA Offering Loans for First Time, Young, and Underserved Farmers

While the Farm Service Agency is committed to serving all farmers and ranchers, by statute, the FSA does target a portion of all their Guaranteed loan fund, Direct Operating and Direct Farm Ownership loan funds, and microloan funding to new, and underserved applicants. Gary Schommer with the Polk County FSA says that includes any applicant…
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October 13, 2020 0