WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2013 ---USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) is reminding farmers and ranchers who participate in FSA programs to plan accordingly in FY2014 for automatic spending reductions known as sequestration.
Lexington, Nov. 6, 2013 — USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Juan M. Garcia announced that the 2013 FSA County Committee Elections begin today, Nov. 4, with the mailing of ballots to eligible voters. The deadline to return the ballots to local FSA offices is Dec. 2, 2013.
The 4-H Horse and Livestock Volunteer Certification Workshop scheduled for December 6-7, at General Butler State Resort Park.
When deciding on a new bull for your cattle operation, remember that there is no one-size-fits-all approach. Buying a bull that fits your needs and operation is very important and decisions will be different for every farm.
The Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association (KEHA) is a volunteer organization that works to improve the quality of life for families and communities through leadership development, volunteer service and education. The organization was developed in cooperation with the University of Kentucky
The 2013 Butler County Harvest Season is off to a slow start this year. Farmers were delayed in planting their 2013 crops because of the very rainy spring. The cool summer slowed down crop development and these two things are causing Butler County Farmers to start their harvest much later than
Kentucky USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director SED John W. McCauley reminds producers of two important Direct and Counter-Cyclical Program (DCP) deadlines this month.
USDA Farm Service Agency reserves funds each year to make loans to socially disadvantaged applicants to buy and operate family-size farms.
The Butler County Extension Service/Butler County Farm Bureau Field Day will be Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the Banock Masonic Lodge. The Banock Masonic Lodge is located on Dexterville Road in northwest Butler County. Registration will begin at 3:30 p.m., with the program starting at 4:00 p.