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  1. FSA County Committee Nominations Launch June 15

    Tue May 22, 2018 05:55 PM

    Giving Farmers a Voice in their Community

    WASHINGTON, May 22, 2018 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) encourages America's farmers and ranchers to nominate candidates to lead, serve and represent their community on their local county committee.  USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) will accept nominations for county committee members beginning Friday, June 15, 2018.  

  2. USDA Designates Kauai County in Hawaii as a Primary Natural Disaster Area

    Tue May 15, 2018 03:09 PM

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Kauai County in Hawaii as a primary disaster area due to losses and damages caused by record-breaking rainfall, excessive flooding and massive landslides that occurred from April 13, 2018, through April 20, 2018.  

  3. Secretary Perdue Names FSA Administrator

    Mon May 14, 2018 10:15 PM

    U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today the appointment of Richard Fordyce to serve as Administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA). In his role, Fordyce will provide leadership for FSA and its mission to support agricultural production across America through a network of over 2,100 county and 50 state offices.  

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

    Fri Jan 19, 2018 04:32 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.

  5. Perdue Names Appointees to the Hawaii USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

    Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:20 AM

    Honolulu, Hawaii, Jan. 12, 2018 - U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Hawaii 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