Lexington, KY, March 27, 2012 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John W. McCauley today reminded producers that the 2012 deadline to enroll in the Direct and Counter-Cyclical Payment (DCP) program is June 1.
On March 13, 2012, President Obama amended disaster declaration M4057 to include five Kentucky Counties as disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and associated flooding that occurred from February 29, 2012, through March 3, 2012.
Lexington, KY, March 15, 2012 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced comprehensive outreach efforts are underway to assess damage and assist rural Midwest and Southern communities in the wake of recent deadly storms.
On Saturday, February 18th, the Butler County Halter Holders Livestock Club competed at the KY 4H State Skillathon in Madisonville, KY. They competed against other 4-Hers in the same age groups of Clovers (9-11) and Intermediates (12-14).
Lexington, KY – On Thursday, Kentucky Farm Service Agency State Executive Director John W.
Kentucky March 1, 2012 — The Kentucky Farm Service Agency would like to remind dairy producers of some important program eligibility requirements for payment under the Milk Income Loss Contract program (MILC). FSA State Executive Director John W.
Lexington, KY – The deadlines to file an application for natural disaster protection under the Noninsured Assistance Program (NAP) are March 1 and March 15.The crops for the March 1 deadline are: Alfalfa, Clover, Grass, Mixed Grass intended for grazing, hay, or seed, and TEFF.
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Agriculture Commissioner James Comer joined Kentucky 4-H and Kentucky FFA leaders to announce that proceeds from voluntary donations to the Agricultural Program Trust Fund will be divided equally among 4-H, FFA, and Kentucky Proud.
On Wednesday, a total of 38 area farmers and other agriculture minded individuals took advantage of the second annual bus tour of the National Farm Machinery show being held at Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.
MORGANTOWN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) invites minority farmers and ranchers in Butler County and across the nation to voluntarily join the USDA Minority Farm Register to receive information and opportunities from USDA agencies.