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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

2022 Calendar of Events

September 2022
September 30thApplication deadline to insure Value Loss Crops; Aquaculture, Oysters, Turf Grass, Christmas trees, Floriculture (except Chrysanthemums)Mushrooms, Ginseng under the Non Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)Contact RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
September 30th 

Deadline for producers to file their yearly acreage report for Value Loss Crops such as Aquaculture, Floriculture, Turfgrass sod, Christmas Trees, Floriculture (except Chrysanthemums)Mushrooms, Ginseng


RI FSA County Office 401-828-3120 Option 1.

October 2022

October 8th 

Ocean State Oyster Festival 

1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

River Walk Park, Providence, RI

info@oysterfestri.com 
October 18th

ECP and Drought Informational Session 

Tiverton Public Library

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

RSVP RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
October 26th

The Northeast Greenhouse Growers are hosting online Fall Webinar Series 

11:45 am to 1:00 pm

Register here: Webinar Series - NORTHEAST GREENHOUSE CONFERENCE & EXPO (negreenhouse.org)
October 31st

Organic and Transitional Education and Certification Program (OTECP) sign up deadline

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

November 2022

November 2nd 

The Northeast Greenhouse Growers are hosting online Fall Webinar Series 

11:45 am to 1:00 pm

Register here: Webinar Series - NORTHEAST GREENHOUSE CONFERENCE & EXPO (negreenhouse.org
November 7th

County Committee Elections-Ballots will be mailed to eligible voters

Contact RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
November 9th

The Northeast Greenhouse Growers are hosting online Fall Webinar Series 

11:45 am to 1:00 pm

Register here: Webinar Series - NORTHEAST GREENHOUSE CONFERENCE & EXPO (negreenhouse.org
November 20th

Application deadline to insure Perennial Crops, Grass, Mixed Forage, Alfalfa, Perennial Forage under the Non Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP).

RI FSA County Office 401-828-3120 Option 1.
November 20th 

Deadline to insure  Apples, Cranberries, Grapes and Peaches 

Contact the Risk Management Agency

December 2022

December 5th

County Committee Elections-last day to return ballots to the RI County Office

Contact RI FSA County Office at 401-828-3120 Option 1.
December 13th through 15th

New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference 

Manchester, NH

https://newenglandvfc.org/
December 31st

A Second Disaster Set-Aside for Farm Loans

Contact RI Farm Loan Team at 401-828-3120 Option 2.

Other Dates to Remember

January 1, 2022FSA offices are closed
January 17, 2022FSA offices are closed
February 21, 2022FSA offices are closed
May 30, 2022FSA offices are closed
June 20, 2022FSA Offices are closed
July 4, 2022FSA offices are closed
September 5, 2022FSA offices are closed
October 10, 2022FSA offices are closed
November 11, 2022FSA offices are closed
November 24, 2022FSA offices are closed
December 26, 2022FSA offices are closed