Lexington, KY – June 7, 2012 — John W. McCauley, Executive Director for the USDA Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA), announced that 567 offers were determined acceptable during the 43rd Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general signup.
WASHINGTON, June 4, 2012—Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that he intends to appoint voting members from socially disadvantaged (SDA) communities to serve on county committees in county jurisdictions that lack fair SDA representation.
Events Held Nationwide Yesterday To Showcase Successful Healthcare, Education and Public Safety Investments; New Projects Announced in 21 States
Lexington, April 9, 2012— The USDA Farm Service Agency announced the sign-up deadline for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) has been extended to April 13.
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson today announced that the sign-up deadline for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) has been extended to April 13, 2012.
Lexington, April 2, 2012—The Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John W. McCauley announces the February payment rate for the Milk Income Loss Contract (MILC) program. The February MILC payment rate is $0.3895043 per hundredweight.
Lexington, March 29, 2012—Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director John W. McCauley today reminded landowners, farmers and ranchers that the opportunity to enroll in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general sign-up 43 ends on Friday, April 6, 2012.
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.