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Texas: Farm Bill Discussed at 56th Blackland Income Growth Conference

Texas: Farm Bill Discussed at 56th Blackland Income Growth Conference

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 16, 2018

Texas’ No. 1 cash crop may receive loss protection it did not get in the last farm bill, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Joe Outlaw, AgriLife Extension economist in College Station, told attendees at the

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Farm Bill: Cotton and Dairy Provisions May Become One

Farm Bill: Cotton and Dairy Provisions May Become One

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jan 11, 2018

Farm Bill: Disaster Assistance Amid Crowded Agenda An update posted on Tuesday at the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) blog indicated that, “Less than two weeks into the new year, and Congress already has an incredibly full plate. Both the

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USDA Recovery Efforts for Hurricane, Wildfire Victims

USDA Recovery Efforts for Hurricane, Wildfire Victims

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 12, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reminds rural communities, farmers and ranchers, families and small businesses impacted Hurricane Irma that USDA has programs that provide assistance in the wake of disasters. USDA staff in the regional, state and county offices that stand ready

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Texas: Ag-Oriented Disaster Assistance Workshop, Dayton, Sept. 16

Texas: Ag-Oriented Disaster Assistance Workshop, Dayton, Sept. 16

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 12, 2017

The Texas AgrAbility program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present an agriculture-oriented disaster assistance workshop from 8:30 a.m.-noon Sept. 16 at the Raywood Livestock Market, 14810 E. Highway 90 in Raywood. The workshop is free, but attendees are asked to preregister here.

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Georgia: Storm Damage & Clean Up Assistance

Georgia: Storm Damage & Clean Up Assistance

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Jan 27, 2017

Saturday a week ago, a tornado came through Thomas County during the night and left a path of destruction to homes and agriculture. We had another storm the following day.

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Crop Insurance: Deadline Approaching for Fall-Seeded Crops

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 20, 2015

Farm Service Agency Administrator Val Dolcini today encouraged producers to examine the available USDA crop risk protection options, including federal crop insurance and Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage, before the sales deadline for fall crops. “Deadlines are quickly

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California: Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Workshops Set for July 17 – Aug. 13

California: Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Workshops Set for July 17 – Aug. 13

👤By Jeannette E. Warnert, University of California 🕔Jul 14, 2015

 UC Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) is hosting workshops in July and August to help producers of specialty crops in California understand and apply for the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) from USDA. The workshops will outline buy-up options and provide

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