Producers without crop insurance or
The new deadline coincided with the FSA crop acreage reporting deadline already in place. Producers must report prevented plant acres to retain eligibility for FSA program benefits. Normally, the prevented plant reporting deadline is 15 calendar days after the final planting date for a crop as established by FSA and the
The prevented plant reporting deadline extension only applied to FSA and does not change any RMA crop insurance reporting deadline requirements. However, the extension did not apply to crops covered by
Producers should check with their local FSA office regarding prevented plant provisions for NAP-covered crops. Producers are encouraged to contact the FSA County office at 419-668- 4113 as soon as possible to make an appointment to report prevented plant acres and submit their spring crop acreage report. For information regarding RMA crop insurance, contact your approved insurance provider.
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Nominations open for the 2019 County Committee elections:
County committees may have an appointed advisor to further represent the local interests of underserved farmers. Underserved producers are beginning, women and other minority farmers and landowners and/or operators who have limited resources. All nomination forms for the 2019 election must be postmarked or received in the local
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Resources available for new and beginning farmers: The
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