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  1. USDA Designates Seven Counties in Florida as Primary Natural Disaster Areas with Assistance to Producers in Surrounding States

    Mon Feb 5, 2018 07:29 AM

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 2, 2018 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Madison and Washington counties in Florida as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by Hurricane Irma that occurred from Sept. 9, 2017, through Sept. 12, 2017.

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

    Tue Jan 23, 2018 08:45 AM

    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.

  3. Perdue Names Appointees to the Florida USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

    Thu Jan 11, 2018 03:14 PM

    Gainesville, Fla., Jan. 11, 2018- U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Florida 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.

  4. 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.

  5. USDA Designates 21 Counties in Florida as Primary Natural Disaster Areas with Assistance to Producers in Georgia

    Wed Dec 20, 2017 08:05 AM

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2017 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated 21 counties in Florida as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by Hurricane Irma that occurred from Sept. 9, 2017, through Sept. 12, 2017.