Tag: FSA Report

FSA Report for September 23rd

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Red Lake County, Minnesota – Harvest season is here, which means plenty of farmers in the area are looking to see what their crops will yield after a summer with harsh drought conditions. Gary Schommer spoke about FSA’s Farm Loan Program with direct and guaranteed loan programs in the weekly report…
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September 23, 2021 0

FSA Report Covers Deadlines for Upcoming Haying Season

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Minnesota – Nathan Peterson gave the weekly FSA update on Thursday, September 16th. The first topic Peterson discussed was the deadline for reporting fall seeded crops. November 15th, 2021 is the deadline for growers. Peterson encourages producers to stay in contact with their local FSA office to stay updated on all…
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September 16, 2021 0

Drought Conditions Continue to be the Main Topic of Discussion Despite Recent Rain

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Polk County, MN – Nathan Peterson gave the weekly FSA Report on Thursday, September 2nd. The first topic Peterson covered was the approval of managed haying or emergency haying for producers. Peterson says that producers must report when they finish haying to their local FSA office in order to ensure efficiency…
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September 2, 2021 0

FSA Report Details Livestock Forage Program

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Polk County, MN – Nathan Peterson of FSA gave the weekly report on Thursday, August 19th. The report primarily focused on the Livestock Forage Program (LFP). Certain requirements must be met to trigger the program, which parts of Minnesota have met. Peterson covers what the guidelines are for the LFP to…
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August 19, 2021 0

FSA Weekly Report 8/12

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Polk County, MN – Gary Schommer gave the weekly FSA Report on Thursday, August 12th. The first topic covered was the farm loan programs. With direct and indirect loans, the areas covered by the Polk County office has kept the office busy. This time of year the office is also busy…
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August 12, 2021 0

FSA Weekly Update 7/29

By: Mary Balstad mbalstad@cord.edu Polk County, MN – Nathan Peterson gave the weekly FSA update Thursday morning on July 29th. The main topic Peterson spoke on was the haying of CRP land and restrictions that farmers and FSA must implement due to the dry conditions that have moved most areas into a D3 Drought Category.…
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July 29, 2021 0

FSA Report, June 24th

By: Mary Balstad Polk County, MN — Nathan Peterson from the FSA office gave the weekly report on Thursday, June 24th. Along with the current news about the dry weather conditions, Peterson spoke about the upcoming county committee elections and the qualifications required to run. The final date to submit a nomination form is August…
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June 24, 2021 0

FSA Reports on Intense Dry Conditions

By: Mary Balstad Polk County, MN — Nathan Peterson with FSA gave his weekly report on Thursday, June 17th. With temperatures rising, FSA urges farmers to keep a close eye on crops and livestock in these dry conditions. Peterson reminds that FSA is monitoring these weather conditions and offer disaster programs based on U.S. drought…
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June 17, 2021 0

This Weeks FSA Report

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (1/29/21) Bemidji, MN — Listen to the FSA Report in it’s entirety for the week of 1-25-21 on KKCQ Radio Featuring Senior Farm Loan Officer Julie Kolodji for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in the Bemidji Office. The FSA report can be heard each Thursday morning around 7:30 a.m. on KKCQ Radio.


January 29, 2021 0

This Weeks FSA Report with Nathan Peterson

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (1/14/21) Bemidji, MN — Every Thursday morning someone from the Farm Service Agency office goes on-air at 7:30 a.m. on KKCQ Radio to talk about information that producers should be aware of through the FSA Office. This week, the update was provided by County Executive Director, Nathan Peterson.


January 14, 2021 0