The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

January 16, 2013

Family Farmers May Qualify

The Daily Item

— MIDDLEBURG — On Jan. 10, the president declared 16 counties in Pennsylvania as primary disaster areas and 35 contiguous counties where eligible family farmers may qualify for Farm Service Agency (FSA) Emergency Loan (EM) due to Hurricane Sandy that occurred during the period of Oct. 26 through Nov 8, 2012.

Applications may now be received up to the close of business on Sept. 10.

Contact the local FSA office at 405 W. Market St., Middleburg, PA 17842, 837-0007 for more details or to answer any questions to this EM program.