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USDA Deadlines for Farmers Approach

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2011 at 6:26 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Dr. Bob Leonard

USDA deadlines are fast approaching for Marion County farmers.  Angie Vos, Executive Director of the Marion County Farm Service Agency says that the enrollment deadlines for 2010 Crop Year Final Loan Availability is May 31, the deadline for 2011 DCP and ACRE programs is June 1, and the deadline to certify crops is June 30.  Vos says these programs stabilize our farm economy and food supply as well as contribute millions of dollars to the Marion County economy, year after year.