Be ready for hurricane season, which begins this week. Today you can determine your personal hurricane risk, find out if you live in a hurricane evacuation zone, and review/update insurance policies. You can also make a list of items to replenish hurricane emergency supplies and start thinking about … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | May 28, 2020

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

If your home or business was damaged during recent storms in Montague County, the Office of Emergency Management and partner agencies are requesting reports of your damage to help assess and identify damages and needs within the community. Information received will be used to help provide additional services for disaster … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | May 26, 2020

Agricultural producers can now apply for USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), which provides direct payments to offset impacts from the coronavirus pandemic. The application and a payment calculator are now available … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | May 22, 2020

USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will broaden the use of the Disaster Set-Aside (DSA) loan provision, normally used in the wake of natural disasters, to allow farmers with USDA farm loans who … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | May 19, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated six Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Brazoria, Fort Bend, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Matagorda, and Willacy counties who suffered losses due to a recent … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service | May 1, 2020

Texas A&M Forest Service urges citizens to prepare their communities for wildfire season

While Texans are doing things differently this spring and summer, the threat of wildfire is constant. … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | May 7, 2020

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

Source: AgriLife Today | May 1, 2020

The Agricultural and Food Policy Center, or AFPC, at Texas A&M University is reminding producers they may find some relief from current economic pressures by taking advantage of a U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | April 29, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated four Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to … Read More