Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Dec. 1, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds farmers and ranchers to apply for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2 (CFAP 2) by Dec. 11, 2020. This program provides … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Nov. 30, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated three Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in El Paso, Garza and Kimble counties who suffered losses caused by recent drought may be eligible for … Read More

Source: USDA FSA | Nov. 9, 2020

 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has mailed ballots for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committee elections to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country. To be counted, ballots must be returned to … Read More

Source: USDA FSA Texas | Nov. 9, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds Texas ranchers and livestock producers that they may be eligible for financial assistance through the Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) for 2020 … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | Oct. 28, 2020

With hunting season underway, many hunters and campers across the state are headed to the wild outdoors. However, this greater movement of people into wildland areas increases the potential for human-caused wildfires to start…. Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Oct. 30, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has designated Borden County, Texas, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) … Read More

Source: USDA FSA | Oct. 28, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has designated six Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to recent natural disasters may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service … Read More

Prescribed burn at Sonora Research Station. Prescribed burning is one fuel treatment method Jianbang Gan, Ph.D., and Lewis Ntaimo. Ph.D., will be testing with their … Read More

Source: USDA | Oct. 9, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, as the deadline to submit applications for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program – Plus (WHIP+) for 2018 and 2019 losses. USDA did … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Map released Oct. 8, 2020 | Data valid Oct. 6, 2020

This week’s drought summary: Temperatures for the week were below normal over much of the Plains, Midwest, South, Southeast and Mid-Atlantic, with departures of 5-10 … Read More