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Webinar on FSA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP)

June 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

ASAP is partnering with our regional FSA office to provide a webinar on the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program for our Appalachian Grown farmer network. If you have considered applying for this program, we encourage you to tune in. Details and a webinar link can be found below. 

Topic : FSA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Date : Tuesday, June 30th
Time: 11:00 AM
Presenter: Rob Satterfield, Chief, Farm Programs Division, USDA – NC Farm Service Agency (FSA) 
Regional Contact: Jeanie Setser, District Director, USDA – Farm Service Agency
Webinar Description: USDA will cover the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) which provides direct financial assistance to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19.  Farm Service Agency (FSA) is accepting applications now through August 28, 2020.  Specified eligible commodities include: 

  • non-speciality crops:  malting barley, canola, corn, upland cotton, oats, soybeans, sorghum, sunflowers, durum wheat, hard red spring wheat
  • wool
  • livestock:  cattle, hogs, sheep (lambs and yearlings only)
  • dairy
  • specialty crops:  certain fruits & vegetables, mushrooms

Producers should apply through the Farm Service Agency at their local USDA Service Center.  FSA has offices across Western North Carolina in Murphy, Franklin, Bryson City, Waynesville, Asheville, Marshall, Spruce Pine, Boone, Jefferson, Wilkesboro, Hendersonville, Spindale and Morganton. FSA Office locations and more program info can be found at www.farmers.gov/cfap or by calling the CFAP Call Center Hotline at 877-508-8364.

Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83138740730
Meeting ID: 831 3874 0730

Details

Date:
June 30
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83138740730

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