Sunday, May 31, 2020

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USDA News: Keeping you informed

The Corson, Dewey, Meade, Perkins and Ziebach County FSA offices would like to keep you informed of the following items important to USDA programs.  If you have any questions please contact the Corson County office at 605-273-4506 ext 2, Dewey County office at 865-3522 ext 2, Meade County at 347-4952 ext 2, Perkins at 244-5222 ext 2 or Ziebach County at 365-5179 ext 2.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

NOTICE OF LOSS:  REPORT LOSS WITHIN 15 DAYS OF OCCURRENCE ALL CROPS AND GRASSES

LIVESTOCK LOSSES:  FILE NOTICE OF LOSS THE EARLIER OF 30 CALENDAR DAYS OF WHEN THE LOSS WAS APPARENT

January 30 – 2019 ELAP application for payment deadline

January 31 – deadline to apply for loans and LDP’s on wool shorn in calendar year 2019

February 17 – Office closed

February 28 – General CRP signup ends.

February 29 – deadline to sign LIP application for payment and provide documentation

March 1 – 2019 LIP application for payment deadline

March 15 – deadline to obtain NAP coverage

March 15 – deadline to make ’19 Farm Program (ARC/PLC) election

March 31 – deadline to obtain Marketing Assistance Loan on 2019 crop wheat, oats, barley

May 31 – deadline to obtain Marketing Assistance Loan on 2019 crop corn, sunflowers, grain sorghum, soybeans

June 30 – Deadline to make 2020 Farm Program (ARC/PLC) election

DEADLINES ARE FAST APROACHING

The General Conservation Reserve signup will end on February 28, 2020.  If you are interested in enrolling in the CRP program, please do not wait until the last day to come in for signup.  The CRP Continuous is ongoing.

2019 ARC/PLC Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage signup will close March 15, 2020.  The 2020 crop year closes June 30, 2020.  Producers also have a one-time opportunity to update PLC payment yields beginning with crop year 2020.  Yield updates must be completed by the owner, the operator will need a signature to update yield, please prepare in advance for this.

2019 Livestock Losses (LIP) if you filed a notice of loss producers must also submit an application for payment by March 1, 2020.

2019 shorn wool deadline to apply for LDP or loan is January 31, 2019.  Please check with the office on the current LDP rate.    

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.  To file a complaint of discrimination, write:  USDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410, or call (866) 632-9992 or (toll-free Customer Service), (800) 877-8339 (local or Federal relay), (866) 377-8642 (Relay voice users).