Indiana

In the Spotlight
Farm Service Agency County Committee Elections Launch June 15 
The nomination period for USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committees runs June 15 through Aug. 1, 2018, and elections will take place starting in November.  

County committees are unique to FSA and serve as a direct link between agricultural communities across the country and USDA. FSA’s been across the country interviewing current committee members to spotlight their involvement in their county. Read what they have to say and check back each week. 

For more information on FSA county committees, visit www.fsa.usda.gov/elections.

2018 COC  Elections
In the News

Indiana State Executive Director

Steven E. Brown

Indiana State FSA Committee

Ken Rulon, Chairperson
Bill Gelfius, Member
Clint Orr, Member
Kirk Perkins, Member


Application Deadlines for Coverage for NAP Final Dates
  • March 15 --- Annual spring/summer planted crops not limited to: Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Canola, Cantaloupes, Carrots, Cauliflower, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Garlic, Greens, Herbs, Honeydew, Lettuce, Oats, Okra, Onions, Peas, Peppers, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Radishes, Sorghum, Soybeans, Squash, Tomatillos, Tomatoes, Watermelon

  • May 1 --- Nursery (ornamental nursery and non-ornamental propagation nursery) for the crop year June 1 - May 31

  • September 1 --- Value Loss Crops for the following year (flowers for fresh cut, onion sets, turfgrass sod, Christmas trees, aquaculture, ginseng, mushrooms, etc.)

  • September 30 --- Garlic, Wheat, Barley, Rye and Mint for the following year's crop

  • November 15 --- Perennial Grazing and Forage Crops (alfalfa, grass, mixed forages, clover, etc.)

  • November 20 --- Apples, Apricots, Aronia (Chokeberry), Asparagus, Blueberries, Caneberries, Cherries, Grapes, Hops, Nectarines, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Strawberries

  • December 1 --- Honey for the following year


Call or write to us at:

United States Department of Agriculture
Farm Service Agency
5981 Lakeside Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN 46278

317-290-3315
Fax 855-374-4066