Our primary mission at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency is to assist Utah farmers and ranchers secure the greatest possible benefit from programs administered by FSA such as farm loans, commodity price support, disaster relief, conservation, or other available resources. The hard-working men and women of Utah's 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 FSA 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.
Mark owns and operates Gibbons Brothers Dairy located in Lewiston, Utah, with his family. They milk 600 cows and farm 1200 acres of ground. He raises alfalfa, silage corn, wheat, and barley. Mark has been President of the Dairy Producers of Utah, President of the Governors Agriculture Advisory Board, and has been involved with Western States Dairy Producers Trade Association, Utah State FFA Foundation Board and various other farm-related committees. He spends a lot of his time working for farmers and trying to improve the future for producers and the ag industry.
He has been married for 40 years to his wife Shanna. He has three sons and loves spending time with his eleven grandchildren. Mark is active in his church and community, and has served on the City Council and Planning and Zoning for Lewiston City.
We feel it an honor to assist the great people of the state Utah and hope you find the information you are looking for on this web page. If you cannot find what you are looking for or have any questions, feel free to contact the Farm Service Agency at your local USDA service center. Each office is generally open from 7:00 to 4:30 Monday through Friday, closed on Federal Holidays and weekends.
For further assistance, please call the State Office. The phone number is: 801-524-4530.
You can also click HERE for a map to help you select the Service Center closest to your home.
For a brief Biography of each Committee Member, click HERE
If you need disaster assistance, click HERE for a document that explains USDA Disaster programs in an easy-to-understand table.