In: Disaster Assistance Programs
RMA Releases APH Yield Excursion Program Details
- December 22, 2014
Posted December 22, 2014 U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) released additional details of the Actual Production...
Vilsack Announced New Crop Insurance Program
- October 23, 2014
Posted October 23, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced a new Farm Bill initiative that will provide relief to...
WUD Hosting Margin Protection Program Workshops
- July 21, 2014
Posted July 21, 2014 Western United Dairymen (WUD) will host a series of informational workshops in August and September on...
Farmers Urged to Update FSA Information
- April 11, 2014
Posted April 11, 2014 USDA’s Farm Service Agency is encouraging farmers and ranchers who are planning to participate in 2014...
Vilsack Releases Farm Bill Implementation Progress Report
- April 7, 2014
Posted April 7, 2014 Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack recently released a progress report for the implementation of the farm...
Vilsack Says No FSA Offices Closing This Year
- April 3, 2014
Posted April 3, 2014 Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack reassured lawmakers that he does not anticipate any closures of Farm...
SD Senator Says Farm Bill Implementation Expected Soon
- March 21, 2014
Posted March 21, 2014 Senator John Thune (R-SD) expects the 2014 Farm Bill to be implemented quickly, according to an...
Senators Request Disaster Assistance for Small Pork Producers
- March 17, 2014
Posted March 17, 2014 Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Senator Kay Hagan (D-NC) have asked Agriculture Secretary...
ND Potato Growers Indicted for Crop Insurance Fraud
- March 6, 2014
Posted March 6, 2014 Two potato growers in North Dakota have been indicted for allegedly conspiring to spoil their stored...
Federal Drought Relief Coming Soon for Ranchers
- February 27, 2014
February 27, 2014 Drought relief for ranchers through USDA has been expedited, with the sign-up for the Livestock Indemnity Program...