ISSUES FINAL RULE ANNOUNCING REGULATIONS FOR HURRICANE ASSISTANCE
a final rule issued Tuesday (Jan. 9) in the Federal Register, USDA Farm Service
Agency announced regulations for the 2005 Section 32 Hurricane Disaster Programs
in response to emergency agricultural situations caused by the 2005 hurricanes
Dennis, Katrina, Ophelia, Rita, and Wilma in certain counties in Florida and other
its provisions, the rule establishes four hurricane disaster programs to provide
funds to eligible producers who suffered eligible losses.
details, go to the Resource
Library section of www.ffva.com or email Diane Sharp, Director, Production,
Emergencies, and Compliance Division; Farm Service Agency at Diane.Sharp@wdc.usda.gov.
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