Crop Insurance: USDA Extends Flexibility on Premiums Nov 15, 2019

🕔Nov 15, 2019The USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) today announced it will continue to defer accrual of interest for 2019 crop year insurance premiums to help the wide swath of farmers and […]

Nebraska: Disaster Relief Payments Available for On-Farm Stored Grain Losses Nov 11, 2019

🕔Nov 11, 2019The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Nebraska announced payments now are available to eligible producers who lost stored commodities due to natural disaster in 2018 or […]

Mississippi: Post-Flood Recovery Meeting, Rolling Fork, Oct. 22 Oct 7, 2019

🕔Oct 7, 2019A post-flood recovery meeting on Oct. 22 will help tie up some loose ends with information on agronomic and financial considerations for land that was flooded this year. The South […]

Prevented Planting Disaster Payments Q&A Oct 1, 2019

🕔Oct 1, 2019Earlier this year Congress passed a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill that included more than $3 billion in funding for disasters that impacted farmers and ranchers. One component of the […]

USDA Resources Available for Farmers Hurt by 2018, 2019 Disasters Sep 10, 2019

🕔Sep 10, 2019U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that agricultural producers affected by natural disasters in 2018 and 2019, including Hurricane Dorian, can apply for assistance through the Wildfire and […]

USDA Defers Interest Accrual for 2019 Crop Insurance Premiums Aug 20, 2019

🕔Aug 20, 2019The USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) has announced it will defer accrual of interest for all agricultural producers’ spring 2019 crop year insurance premiums to help the wide swath of […]

Disaster Aid Package Passes House, Awaiting President’s Signature – DTN Jun 5, 2019

🕔Jun 5, 2019Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds toured flooded areas of the southwest corner of her state on Monday, making a point that she was waiting to hear if and when Congress would […]

Florida: Sales Tax Relief for Farmers Hurt by Michael May 17, 2019

🕔May 17, 2019During the Legislative Session, Florida Farm Bureau worked with Senator George Gainer and the other members of the Panhandle delegation to secure tax relief for farmers who were impacted by […]

Florida: Governor Activates Disaster Bridge Loans for Farms Hit by Michael May 17, 2019

🕔May 17, 2019On May 15th, Governor Ron DeSantis activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support agricultural producers impacted by Hurricane Michael. The program will provide $25 million to […]

Midwest Livestock: Forage Needed After Floods – DTN Apr 16, 2019

🕔Apr 16, 2019Nebraska livestock producers who saw their pastures severely damaged from widespread flooding this spring might have to use annual forages until perennial forages can recover. With pastures now buried under […]

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