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  1. USDA Announces a Near-Record Year for Farm Loans

    Fri Jan 19, 2018 03:30 PM

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) today announced another year of high activity in its farm loan programs. Hard-working farm families across the country accessed nearly $6 billion in new credit, either directly or guaranteed through commercial lenders in 2017. At year end, FSA was assisting more than 120,000 family farmers with loans totaling just over $25 billion.

  2. Perdue Names Appointees to the Arkansas USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

    Wed Jan 17, 2018 02:20 PM

    Little Rock, Ark., Jan. 17, 2018 - U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Arkansas USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) state committee. The state committee is responsible for the oversight of farm programs and county committee operations, resolving appeals from the agriculture community, and helping to keep producers informed about FSA programs.

  3. Farm Service Agency - A Vital Source of Assistance to America's Farmers and Ranchers

    Thu Dec 21, 2017 02:24 PM

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 21, 2017 – Through the work of dedicated staff in over 2,100 county and state offices, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) provides vital farm safety-net assistance to agricultural producers across America.

  4. Trump Administration Appoints David Curtis to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Arkansas

    Wed Nov 8, 2017 01:49 PM

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Nov. 7, 2017- The Trump Administration recently appointed David Curtis as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA Arkansas Farm Service Agency (FSA). Curtis joined the Arkansas FSA team on Monday, Oct. 30.

  5. FSA County Committee Elections to Begin; Producers to Receive Ballots Week of Nov. 6

    Fri Nov 3, 2017 03:00 PM

    LITTLE ROCK, AR, Nov. 03, 2017 – Arkansas Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director Clayton Parr today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will begin mailing ballots to eligible farmers and ranchers for the 2017 FSA County Committee elections on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Producers must return ballots to their local FSA offices by Dec. 4, 2017, to ensure that their vote is counted.