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Government/University Agriculture Links
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) www.usda.gov
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) www.fsa.usda.gov
USDA National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS) http://www.nass.usda.gov/
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service www.nrcs.usda.gov/
USDA Foreign Agriculture Service www.fas.usda.gov
USDA Risk Management Agency www.rma.usda.gov
USDA Rural Development Agency www.rurdev.usda.gov
USDA U.S. Forest Service www.fs.fed.us
Southern Region Risk Management Education Center http://srrme.tamu.edu
Digital Center for Risk Management Education www.agrisk.umn.edu
Alabama Forestry Commission www.forestry.state.al.us
This Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act is included in President Biden’s America Rescue Plan. The bill is set to provide $5 billion to farmers of color with $4 billion going towards direct relief payments to farmers of color struggling with farm loan debt and help with responding to the economic effects of the pandemic.
Are you seeking Debt Relief?
If you are seeking debt relief, please complete our relief intake assessment (see our website below) so that we understand how many of our members might need relief and the circumstances around this debt. This is not a promise of relief since we are still in the early stages, but we are advocating for our members and this information will be helpful.
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This fact sheet is subject to change as we receive updated information from FSA