Assistance offered to disaster victims
Farm operators who have suffered losses due to severe storms and flooding between April 25 and July 18 may be eligible for assistance.
Under a Secretarial Disaster Designation, farm operators may be eligible for assistance from the Farm Service Agency (FSA). Assistance can include low-interest emergency loans and the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payment program.
For the full story, see the Aug. 25 edition of The Washington Evening Journal