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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