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Rhode Island State Events

State Executive Director

Eric Scherer

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State Office Address

60 Quaker Ln
Suite 62
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 828-3120 Option 3
(855) 924-2345

2023 Calendar of Events

January 2023

January 2nd

Deadline to file yearly Acreage Report for Honey (beehive colonies)and Maple Sap

 

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
January 14th

Last day to accept applications for Emergency Conservation Program (ECP)

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
January 15th

Deadline to file yearly Acreage Report for Apples Cranberries, Grapes and Peaches

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
January 18th

RI Food Summit

9:00 am to noon

For more information, contact Sharon Pavignano at the URI Business Engagement Center at spavignano@uri.edu
January 23rd through June 2nd 

The ERP Phase 2 and PARP application period is open.

 

Contact the RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

January 30th

Application deadline for the Livestock Forage Program

Contact the RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
January 31st

Deadline to enroll in the Food Safety Certification for Specialty Crops Program

Contact the RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
January 31st

Deadline to enroll in the Dairy Margin Coverage Program (DMC)

Contact the RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

February 2023

March 2023

March 7th

Rhode Island Women in Agriculture Conference

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Warwick, RI

For more information and to purchase tickets, click here

March 8th

RI Compost Conference & Trade Show

James Murphy jmurphy2@ric.edu

March 15th

Application deadline for Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) Programs

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

March 15th

Deadline to insure Annual Crops including spring or fall-seeded small grain under the Non Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

March 17th

Deadline for producers to apply for drought assistance through the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP)

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

June

June 2nd

Signup Deadline for the Emergency Relief Program (ERP) Phase 2

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

June 2ndSignup Deadline for the Pandemic Assistance Revenue Program (PARP)

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.

July
July 15th Acreage Report Deadline for Annuals, Grass, Mixed Forage, Alfalfa, Fruit and Nut Trees and Perennial Crops and Perennial Forage (except Apples, Cranberries, Grapes and Peaches)

Contact the Rhode Island FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.


Other Dates to Remember

January 2, 2023FSA offices are closed
January 16, 2023FSA offices are closed
February 20, 2023FSA offices are closed
May 29, 2023FSA offices are closed
June 19, 2023FSA Offices are closed
July 4, 2023FSA offices are closed
September 4, 2023FSA offices are closed
October 9, 2023FSA offices are closed
November 10, 2023FSA offices are closed
November 23, 2023FSA offices are closed
December 25, 2023FSA offices are closed