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Virginia: Suffolk City and 4 Counties Designated Multiple Disaster Areas

Virginia: Suffolk City and 4 Counties Designated Multiple Disaster Areas

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 13, 2017

In response to a request from James M. Dunn, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Virginia, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Suffolk City and four counties in Virginia as primary natural disaster areas due

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Nevada: Pershing County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

Nevada: Pershing County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 13, 2017

In response to a request from Janice Kolvet, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Nevada, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Pershing County in Nevada as a primary natural disaster area due to losses and

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Pennsylvania: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

Pennsylvania: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 7, 2017

In response to a request from Hollis Baker, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Pennsylvania, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 14 counties in Pennsylvania as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused by

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USDA Allows Fire Victims to Access Conservation Land for Grazing Livestock – DTN

USDA Allows Fire Victims to Access Conservation Land for Grazing Livestock – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Apr 5, 2017

The USDA will open conservation reserve program lands to emergency grazing in response to wildfires in parts of Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas in March, according to a news release Tuesday. In recent weeks farm communities across the Midwest have come

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Livestock: USDA Authorizes Emergency Grazing Following Wildfires

Livestock: USDA Authorizes Emergency Grazing Following Wildfires

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 4, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, acting in response to a directive from President Donald J. Trump, today authorized emergency grazing on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) lands located in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas – the three states which were most heavily

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Arkansas: 9 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

Arkansas: 9 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 3, 2017

In response to a request from Clayton Parr, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Arkansas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated nine counties in Arkansas as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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California: 13 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas

California: 13 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 3, 2017

In response to a request from Jacqueline Johnson, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in California, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Kings, Stanislaus and Sutter counties in California as primary natural disaster areas due to losses

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Oklahoma: March 7 Wildfire Impacts Exceed $16M

Oklahoma: March 7 Wildfire Impacts Exceed $16M

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Mar 27, 2017

The numbers have been crunched: the March 7 wildfires that ravaged parts of Beaver, Harper and Woodward counties had an economic impact exceeding $16 million. “In Oklahoma, more than 310 thousand acres burned causing a wide variety of losses to

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Arkansas: 9 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

Arkansas: 9 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 23, 2017

In response to a request from Clayton Parr, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Arkansas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated nine counties in Arkansas as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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California: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought

California: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 23, 2017

In response to a request from Jacqueline Johnson, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in California, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 10 counties in California as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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