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Washakie County producers may be eligible for emergency conservation program assistance


June 7, 2017

WORLAND — Farms and ranches suffering flood damage may be eligible for assistance under the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) administered by the Washakie-Hot Springs County Farm Service Agency (FSA).

For land to be eligible, the natural disaster must create new conservation problems that, if untreated, would:

•Be so costly to rehabilitate that Federal assistance is or will be needed to return the land to productive agricultural use

•Is unusual and is not the type that would recur frequently in the same area

•Affect the productive capacity of the farmland

•Impair or endanger th...

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