State Events

2020 Calendar of Events
DateEvent InformationLocation

June 2020

June 3rd

Register and view the webinar for Grants for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production

2:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Webinar recording will be posted at farmers.gov/urban

Virtual
June 4th

 Register and view the webinar for Cooperative Agreements for Community Compost and Food Waste Reduction

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Webinar recording will be posted at farmers.gov/urban

Virtual
June 9th

Farm Service Agency to Host Webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Specialty Crops

3:00 pm

All webinars will be recorded and can be viewed at farmers.gov/cfap.

Virtual
June 11th

Farm Service Agency to Host Webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

3:00 pm

Dairy and Non-Specialty Crop Producers

All webinars will be recorded and can be viewed at farmers.gov/cfap.

Virtual
June 15th
 

The nomination period begins for Washington County Committee Elections. Request nomination forms from your local USDA Service Center.

 

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

June 16th
Farm Service Agency to Host Webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

3:00 pm

Non-Specialty Crop and Livestock Producers

All webinars will be recorded and can be viewed at farmers.gov/cfap.

Virtual

June 18th
Farm Service Agency to Host Webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

3:00 pm

FSA Programs in the Times of Coronavirus

All webinars will be recorded and can be viewed at farmers.gov/cfap.

Virtual

July 2020

July 15th

Acreage Reporting Deadline for Annual, Grass, Mixed Forage, Alfalfa, Fruit and Nut Trees and Perennial Crops and Perennial Forage (except Apples, Cranberries and Peaches)

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

July 20th through August 9th

NOFA RI Live Video Conferencing

Virtual

August 2020

August 1st

Last day to file nomination forms at the local USDA Service Center.
Since Aug. 1 falls on a weekend this year, nomination forms will be accepted through Aug. 3, 2020.

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

August 28th

Last day, to enroll in the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). Producers should apply through the Farm Service Agency at their local USDA Service Center

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

September 2020

September 1st

Sign up deadline to insure Value Loss Crops under the Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

September 30th

Acreage Reporting deadline for Value Loss Crops such as Aquaculture, Floriculture, Turfgrass sod, Christmas Trees

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

October 2020

November 2020

November 2nd

County Committee Election Ballots will be mailed to eligible voters in Washington County RI

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

November 20th

Sign up deadline to insure Perennial crops under the Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

December 2020

December 7th

Last day to return voted County Committee Election ballots to the USDA Service Center.

RI FSA County Office

401-828-3120 Opt. 2.

Other Dates to Remember
January 1, 2020FSA offices are closed
January 20, 2020FSA offices are closed
February 17, 2020FSA offices are closed
May 25, 2020FSA offices are closed
July 4, 2020FSA offices are closed
September 7, 2020FSA offices are closed
October 12, 2020FSA offices are closed
November 11, 2020FSA offices are closed
November 26, 2020FSA offices are closed
December 25, 2020FSA offices are closed