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FSA webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

FSA webinars on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

The USDA Farm Service Agency will host a series of webinars to discuss what producers should know to sign up for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). USDA is making available $16 billion in financial assistance to producers of agricultural commodities who have suffered a five-percent-or-greater price decline due to COVID-19 and face additional significant marketing costs as a result of lower demand, surplus production, and disruptions to shipping patterns and the orderly marketing of commodities.

In addition to hearing from CFAP National Program Specialists, webinar participants will also learn more about the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) process for submitting additional commodities for consideration to USDA for CFAP eligibility.

Tuesday, June 9, 3 p.m. EDT Specialty Crop Producers

Thursday, June 11, 3 p.m. EDT Dairy and Non-Specialty Crop Producers

Tuesday, June 16, 3 p.m. EDT Non-Specialty Crop and Livestock Producers

 Learn more and register for the webinar of your choice.



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