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Nebraska FSA Producer Newsletter

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Important Reminder: Conservation Compliance Required for USDA Farm Program Benefits and Federal Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies.

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USDA Invests in Nebraska

Over the past six years, USDA has made historic investments in Nebraska to support the farmers, ranchers and growers who are driving the rural economy forward, carry out record conservation efforts, facilitate groundbreaking research, promote new markets for rural products and provide a safe, affordable and nutritious food supply for American families.

Click here for USDA Invests in Nebraska Fact Sheet

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) 49th General Signup Underway

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  • Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) – Fact Sheet
  • CRP – 49th General Enrollment Period – Fact Sheet

2014 ARC-County Payments Issued

FSA is currently issuing 2014 ARC-County payments. Click here for news release. Additional information may be found at the following links:


IMPORTANT: Producers are reminded to certify 2016 perennial forage and/or fall-seeded crops by November 16, 2015. Additionally, crops prevented from being planted must be reported to FSA within 15 days of the final plant date for the crop. Failed crops must be reported to FSA prior to disposition of the crop.

FSA Loan Servicing Options

There are options for Farm Service Agency loan customers experiencing financial stress. If you are a borrower who is unable to make payments on a loan, contact your local FSA Farm Loan Manager to learn about the options available to you.




Launching the Celebration – 30 Years of Conservation

2015 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Conservation Reserve program (CRP) and in recognition of this milestone; FSA has launched a commemorative website. The web address is We hope you’ll visit the site often to take an interactive, cross-country tour and see the nationwide impact of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) unfold virtually over the next several months.

graphic of Farm Service Agency Conservation Reserve Program 30 logo








What’s in the 2014 Farm Bill for FSA Customers? – Click here for more information
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ARCPLC Program Information

New Programs, Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) offer producers protection from substantial drops in crop prices and/or revenues.

CRP Grasslands Signup – Fact Sheet

RMA Crop Insurance Provisions and Information – RMA Website

USDA Implements 2014 Farm Bill Provision to Limit Payments to Non-Farmers – News Release


Drought and Disaster Assistance and Information
Disaster Assistance

Disaster Assistance for Livestock Producers

Implementation of the disaster programs, authorized in the 2014 Farm Bill, is the top priority for USDA.

Click here for more information on USDA’s Disaster Assistance.
Emergency Disaster Designation and Declaration Process


2015 Secretarial Disaster Declared Counties in Nebraska

Nebraska Counties Eligible for Emergency Loans




  • March 15, 2016 – 2016 NAP sales closing date for alfalfa, mixed forage, spring-seeded annual crops, grass and sorghum forage
  • March 31, 2016 – Deadline to request 2015 MAL’s or LDP’s for barley, canola, crambe, flaxseed, honey, oats rapeseed, wheat, and sesame seed
  • May 31, 2016 – Deadline to request 2015 MAL’s or LDP’s for corn, dry peas, grain sorghum, lentils, mustard seed, safflower seed, chickpeas, soybeans and sunflower seed



State Newsletters



FSA encourages producers to sign up for free electronic news service.

GovDelivery, FSA’s online news service, will be used to distribute timely information on new Farm Bill programs.

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Microloan Program

Farm Service Agency offers Microloans of up to $50,000




Beginning Farmers

100 Beef Cow/100 Acre Ownership Advantage Program – Brochure

Veteran Farmers Project

For more information visit or call 402-617-7946.


Additional Drought Information and Links



2015 Crop Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments



Dan Steinkruger, State Executive Director
From the State Executive Director

Our primary mission is to help Nebraska farmers and ranchers secure the highest possible financial assistance from USDA programs through accurate, timely and efficient program delivery.

Nebraska FSA is proud to continue its strong tradition of providing customer-based service to Nebraska producers. The hard working men and women of our FSA county offices are at the forefront of our efforts and remain the primary contact for program participation. We encourage you to speak with the staff at your local office on how we can be of service. Our web site can help you learn more about FSA programs and services and help you locate your local FSA Service Center.

With regards,

Dan Steinkruger
State Executive Director

Nebraska State Farm Service Agency
7131 A Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
Phone: 402-437-5581
Fax: 402-437-5280


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