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More Action Taken to Assist Those Affected by Drought

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

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