More action has been taken to assist those affected most by this year’s drought. According to Joe Portz, Farm Service Agency County Executive Director for Henry and Lee, there have been changes made to the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP).
He explains that those who utilized emergency haying, the deadline for removing bails is the end of this month.
Also depending on practice, emergency grazing can by done until November if you sign up before the end of this month.
For more information contact your County FSA office.
Washington County FSA: (319) 653-2138
Keokuk County FSA: (641) 622-2800
Johnson County FSA: (319) 354-1074
Jefferson County FSA: (641) 472-2558
Henry County FSA: (319) 385-2037
Louisa County FSA: (319) 523-6381