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Assistance available for Washakie, Hot Springs ag producers

Farm Service Agency offers assistance for damage from flooding in 2017


December 6, 2017

WORLAND — Due to flooding in the spring and summer has caused severe damage in areas of Washakie County.

Farms and ranches suffering severe damage may be eligible for assistance under the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) administered by the Washakie-Hot Springs Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Office if the damage:

•will 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

•will impa...

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