Lexington, KY, October 25, 2011- John W. McCauley, FSA State Executive Director, announced that ballots for the 2011 FSA county committee elections will be mailed to eligible voters November 4, 2011.
Lexington, KY- John W. McCauley, FSA State Executive Director, reminds Kentucky producers that the enrollment date for DCP and ACRE Programs has changed and will begin on January 23, 2012. Generally, in the past enrollment began October 1 for DCP and ACRE contracts.
The latest Marketbasket Survey, conducted by the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation in September 2011, indicates that average retail food prices in supermarkets across the state have stabilized during this last quarter.
Agricultural Development Board Invests $219,000 in Christian County
The Farm Service Agency (FSA) lending limit for Guaranteed Loans will be increased to $1,214,000, effective October 1, 2011. The lending limit increases every year according to an inflation index.
Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) set a new milestone in the organization’s already-storied history by celebrating its 50th consecutive year of membership growth.
By: Greg Drake II, County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources