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Georgia State Office

State Executive Director

Arthur L. Tripp, Jr.

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State Office Address

355 East Hancock Ave
STOP 100
Athens, Georgia 30601-2775
(706) 546-2266
(855) 409-5735

Welcome to the Georgia FSA Website!

The Farm Service Agency is a federal agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Located in all 50 states, our mission is to help American farmers provide reasonably priced food and fiber to the nation and the world. For more information or to sign up for one of our programs, please click HERE to locate your local FSA County Office. We look forward to hearing from you and assisting you with your agricultural needs!

New & Beginning Farmer Resources Workshop

WHEN: March 23, 2023 1:00-4:00PM

WHERE: University of Georgia- E.L. Rhodes Center for Animal & Dairy Science

              425 River Road | Athens, GA 30602| Room 136

Virtual Attendance Available!

Check Out the Flyer -> Here

Georgia State Committee 

The Georgia Farm Service Agency State Committee members are appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture and they oversee the farm program activities of the agency. 

The State Committee's responsibilities extend over many areas within the agency: FSA and CCC commodity and conservation programs, COC operations, policy determinations, and helping to keep the public informed of FSA program availability. Each State Committee is made up of five members. The individuals appointed to serve on this committee include:

Georgia State Committee 

William (Bill) Brim

Reese Thompson

Job Vacancy Announcements 


Click the link above to be directed to the Usajobs.gov site where you will find the most current FSA job openings for Georgia.

Conduct FSA Business Online

With a USDA Customer Level 2 eAuth Account you can have the one stop access to your USDA program participation information.

Language Interpretation Available at USDA Service Centers

We offer free interpretation services for Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service assistance at your local USDA Service Center. Tell us your preferred language, and the USDA team member will call an interpreter to get the discussion started. Contact the RI USDA Service Center at 401-828-3120 Option 2. If you are not from Georgia, find your local Service Center at farmers.gov/service-center-locator.

For crop insurance, interpretation services are available through Approved Insurance Providers. Find an insurance agent by using our Agent Locator.

Find translated USDA materials at farmers.gov/translations.

Sign Up For a Farm Serial Number 

Check out our checklist on how to obtain a Farm Number HERE!

Stay Connected with USDA


You can subscribe to receive important Georgia FSA News Releases in your email or urgent local notices on your mobile device. 
CLICK HERE to sign up or access your current subscriptions. 

Sign Up For FSA Fence Post for Daily Updates

The Farm Service Agency Fence Post is an online newsletter that is updated on an almost daily basis. It contains articles of interest on the agency's programs and departments, as well as success stories from the field. To access Fence Post, visit http://fsa.blogs.govdelivery.com/. Producers can sign up for weekly Fence Post updates by putting an email address in the box that says "Get Email Updates".

Federal Holidays (Observed) 

January 2, 2023USDA Service Center-closedNew Year's 
January 16, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedBirthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 20, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedWashington's Birthday
May 29, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedMemorial Day
June 19, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedJuneteenth
July 4, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedIndependence Day
September 4, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedLabor Day
October 9, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedColumbus Day
November 10, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedVeterans Day
November 23, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedThanksgiving Day
December 25, 2023USDA Service Centers-closedChristmas Day