Lexington, KY , September 25, 2012 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that Hispanic and women farmers and ranchers who allege discrimination by the USDA in past decades can file claims between September 24, 2012 and March 25, 2013.
Lexington, KY, September 20, 2012 –USDA’s Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) wants to remind agricultural producers that October 1, 2012 is the deadline to obtain crop year 2013 NAP coverage for crops such as wheat for forage and barley for forage.
Heightened driver awareness needed as number of slow-moving vehicles on roadways increases during fall harvest.
Mark your calendars and plan to attend the following programs coming up in October.
Lexington, KY, September 12, 2012 –USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John W. McCauley, announced that guaranteed farm ownership loan funds for Fiscal Year 2012 have been exhausted.
On Thursday, September 6th, the 15th Annual Butler County Extension Service and Butler County Farm Bureau Field Day was held at the Eva Hawes Expo Center.
Livestock Producers Affected by Disasters Urged to Keep Good Records Potential Assistance Depending on Accurate, Timely Data for Expedited Help-USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director, John W.
Lloyd G. Saylor, County Extension Agent for 4-H Youth DevelopmentSource: Katie Pratt
Lexington, KY, August 29, 2012 -- As the Obama Administration continues to support farmers and businesses impacted by the drought, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a two-month extension for emergency grazing on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres, freeing up forage and feed