CLA: USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program – Applications Open TODAY!

This week, President Trump announced details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). This program will provide direct relief to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19.
Applications for CFAP assistance will open TODAY, Tuesday, May 26, 2020.

CLA encourages livestock producers who are looking to apply for assistance to refer to the farmers.gov/cfap website to learn more about the application process and begin gathering and understanding their farm’s recent sales and inventory.
Once the application period opens, please call your USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) county office to schedule an appointment.
The application form and a payment calculator for producers will be available online once signup begins. A video preview of the payment calculator is currently available.

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By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.