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Delaware: 2 Counties Designated Multiple Disaster Areas

Delaware: 2 Counties Designated Multiple Disaster Areas

👤From USDA 🕔May 17, 2017

In response to a request from Robin Talley, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Delaware, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated two counties in Delaware as primary natural disaster areas due to losses caused by multiple

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Georgia: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

Georgia: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔May 17, 2017

In response to a request from Dianne Westmoreland, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Georgia, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 14 counties in Georgia as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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Florida: 8 Counties Designated Disaster Areas from Drought

Florida: 8 Counties Designated Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔May 17, 2017

In response to a request from Debby Folsom, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Florida, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 8 counties in Florida as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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Florida: 8 Counties Designated Disaster Areas from Drought

Florida: 8 Counties Designated Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

In response to a request from Debbie Folsom, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Florida, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 8 counties in Florida as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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Arkansas: Ag Sec. Perdue Visits Flood Areas, Pledges Support to Farmers

Arkansas: Ag Sec. Perdue Visits Flood Areas, Pledges Support to Farmers

👤By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas 🕔May 9, 2017

Arkansas farmers hit by flooding can expect an expedited disaster declaration, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said Sunday following a flyover of northeast Arkansas. Perdue, Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Sen. John Boozman, and U.S. House members Rick Crawford and French

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California: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Severe Storms

California: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Severe Storms

👤From USDA 🕔May 4, 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 Butte, Glenn, Kern, San Joaquin and Yuba counties in California as primary natural disaster areas

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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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