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USDA Extends Application Deadline for Revenue Loss Programs to July 14
Nine Partner Organizations to Provide Assistance with ERP Phase Two Applications.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is extending the deadline for the Emergency Relief Program (ERP) Phase Two and Pandemic Assistance Revenue Program (PARP) to July 14, 2023, to give producers more time to apply for assistance. The original deadline was June 2.
Additionally, USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) is partnering with nine organizations to provide educational and technical assistance to agricultural producers and provide assistance in completing an ERP Phase Two application. The extended deadline will give producers more time to work with these partner organizations and apply for assistance.
US Forest Service Funding Opportunity: 2023 Inflation Reduction Act for Urban and Community Forestry
USDA funding opportunity. The US Forest Service's Urban and Community Forestry program is announcing additional funding via its 2023 Inflation Reduction Act for Urban and Community Forestry. Proposals are being accepted on the Urban and Community Forestry UCF Grant Portal until June 2, 2023; questions about this funding opportunity can be directed to SM.FS.UCF_IRA@usda.gov.
Urban and Community Forestry (UCF) is a covered program under the Agency’s Justice40 Initiative established through Executive Order 13985. To advance the mission of Justice40, proposals that deliver 40% of the benefits of IRA investments through established partnerships with local organizations working to support disadvantaged communities experiencing low tree canopy and environmental justice will receive priority consideration.
Deadline July 25, 2023.
Deadline June 14.
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
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