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2019 Program Year Common Deadlines

FSA extended deadlines on many of its programs because of the government shutdown and the emergency nature of many of the programs.  Click here to view updated programs. 

**For details on all program deadlines and extensions, view FSA National Notice CM-807

DateEvent/Deadline InformationLocation
September 1, 2018Non-insured Assistance Program (NAP) Deadline for 2019 Value Loss Crops including ginseng, turf grass sod, aquaculture, floriculture, mushrooms, and Christmas Treesn/a
September 30, 2018Non-insured Assistance Program (NAP) application deadline for 2019 crops including alfalfa, birdsfoot trefoil, clover, grasses, mixed forages, rhubarb, rye, triticale, vetch, and wheatn/a
November 15, 2018Acreage reporting deadline for 2019 crops including fall-seeded crops, perennial forage, fall mint, pasture, rangeland, forage, and cover cropsn/a
November 20, 2018Non-insured Assistance Program (NAP) application deadline for 2019 crops including apples, asparagus, blueberries, caneberries, cherries, cranberries, currants, grapes, honey, hops, maple sap, pears, and strawberriesn/a
February 14, 2019Extended deadline to submit CCC-910 for the Market Facilitiation Program (MFP)
February 14, 2019Extended deadline for Acreage reporting deadline for 2019 Honeybee colonies (hives)n/a
February 14, 2019Extended deadline for Acreage reporting deadline for 2019 crops including apples, caneberries, cherries, cranberries, currants,grapes, hops, maple sap, pears, and strawberries
February 28, 2019Deadline to submit a completed CCC-853 and supporting documentation for the 2018 Livestock Forage Program (LFP)
March 15, 2019NAP Application deadline to purchase loss coverage for 2019 spring-seeded cropsn/a
March 31, 2019Last day to obtain Marketing Assistance Loan (MAL) on 2018 small grain cropsn/a
May 1, 2019NAP Application deadline to purchase loss coverage for 2020 Nursery cropsn/a
May 1, 2019Deadline to report production or livestock inventory for the Market Facilitation program
May 31, 2019Last day to obtain Marketing Assistance Loan (MAL) on 2018 coarse grain cropsn/a
June 15-August 1, 2019County Committee Election nomination period for Local Administrative Area (LAA) for election. Individuals can nominate themselves or others.n/a
July 15, 2019Acreage reporting deadline for spring-seeded crops; including forage, crops intended for cover, green manure, or left standing and Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acresn/a
Ongoing
  • Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) sign-up
  • Notify your office of any prevented planting acres within 15 days of the crop's final planting date
  • Notify your county office of any failed acreage when the loss first becomes apparent and before destroying the crop
  • Notify your county office of any losses for the NAP program within 72 hours for hand-harvested crops within 15 days of the notice of loss for all other crops
  • Notify your county office of any losses under the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) or Emergency Livestock Assistance Program (ELAP) within 30 days of notice of loss
  • Notify your county office of any losses under the Tree Assistance Program (TAP) within 90 days of notice of loss
  • Submit application for Farm Storage Facility Loan before delivery of materials and/or construction begins
  • Applications taken for all Farm Loans including direct ownership, direct operating, and microloans
  • Acreage reporting deadlines for various specialty crops occur throughout the year; if you are enrolled in the Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program(NAP), please check with your local FSA office for acreage reporting deadlines
 

Other Dates to Remember-Federally Observed Holidays
Tuesday, January 1, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedNew Year's Day
Monday, January 21, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedBirthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 18, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedWashington's Birthday
Monday, May 27, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedMemorial Day
Thursday, July 4, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedIndependence Day
Monday, September 2, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedLabor Day
Monday, October 14, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedColumbus Day
Monday, November 11, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedVeterans Day
Thursday, November 28, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedThanksgiving Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019USDA Service Centers are closedChristmas Day