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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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USDA – $6M Available to Aid Fire-Affected Farmers, Ranchers in Southern Plains

USDA – $6M Available to Aid Fire-Affected Farmers, Ranchers in Southern Plains

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 21, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is announcing the availability of more than $6 million in funding to implement practices that will help private farmers, ranchers and forest landowners affected by the wildfires blazing in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. “We have

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Texas: Livestock Supply Points for Wildfire Donations Set Closing Dates

Texas: Livestock Supply Points for Wildfire Donations Set Closing Dates

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 20, 2017

The truckloads of hay have slowed, and producers affected by wildfires are beginning to get some perspective on the damage done and the path forward, so Livestock Supply Points in three counties will begin winding down, according to Texas A&M

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California Tree Crops: Flooded Orchards – What to Do and Available Resources

California Tree Crops: Flooded Orchards – What to Do and Available Resources

👤From University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Mar 20, 2017

In our counties, there are two main issues that are related to the 2017 storms: Orchards outside the levees along the rivers that are or have been flooded from river seepage due to high river flows and/or overflowing ditches/canals. Orchards

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Georgia: Jenkins County Added to Drought Disaster List

Georgia: Jenkins County Added to Drought Disaster List

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 15, 2017

In response to a request from Dianne Westmoreland, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Georgia, the USDA has designated Jenkins County in Georgia as a primary natural disaster area due to losses and damages caused by drought

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Pennsylvania: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze, Frost

Pennsylvania: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze, Frost

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 15, 2017

In response to a request from Holly Baker, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Pennsylvania, the USDA has designated Adams, Cumberland, Northumberland and York counties in Pennsylvania as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused

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Texas Livestock: Producers Affected in Wildfires Advised on Feeding Value of Donated Hay

Texas Livestock: Producers Affected in Wildfires Advised on Feeding Value of Donated Hay

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 14, 2017

Generous hay donations have arrived from a variety of areas in the wildfire relief effort as producers quickly worked to get feed in front of cattle left with little or nothing to graze. However, Dr. Ted McCollum, a Texas A&M

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Texas: Wildfire Relief Hay Abundant at Livestock Supply Points

Texas: Wildfire Relief Hay Abundant at Livestock Supply Points

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 14, 2017

Somebody probably needs it worse – that may be the mentality of many producers who suffered damage from wildfires and are reluctant to come get hay from three Livestock Supply Points set up on their behalf. “Come get it or

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Oklahoma: Kay County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

Oklahoma: Kay County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 13, 2017

In response to a request from Lyndal Stoup, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Oklahoma, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Kay County in Oklahoma as a primary natural disaster area due to losses and damages

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