FSA Deadline for NAP Applications
The Farm Service Agency County Executive Director Kim Rumfelt has announced that the deadline to apply for 2013 Non-Insured Assistance Program (NAP) coverage on alfalfa, apples, blackberries, blueberries, caneberries, grapes, grazing, hay, honey, lespedeza, peaches, pears, plums and raspberries is November 20th, 2012. NAP provides financial assistance to producers of non-insurable crops when low yields, loss of inventory, or prevented planting occurs due to natural disasters. The service fee is the lesser of $250 per crop or $750 per producer per administrative county. Contact the FSA office at 765-5049 or 682-0774 for more information.