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Hurricane Florence Agricultural Disaster Program Application Info

11/16/2018 - On Oct. 15, 2018, the North Carolina General Assembly established the Hurricane Florence Agricultural Disaster Program of 2018, a one-time assistance program for agricultural producers who suffered a loss due to Hurricane/ Tropical Storm Florence.

Although the program has been established, assistance will be dependent upon appropriation from the North Carolina General Assembly. 
 Application information can be found here:
http://www.ncagr.gov/agriculturaldisasterprogram/  
Online applications will be accepted from November 7-December 10.
 
You will need an email address and electronic copies of the following documents to apply: 

• USDA FSA Form 578 per county for crop losses* 
• Copy of USDA LIP payment for Livestock and Poultry Loss (Form CCC-852) 
• USDA FSA field map and list of physical addresses for crops not reported on USDA Form 578 
• Completed W-9 for producer social security number/employer identification number (this form is also available in the application) 
 
*A late filing fee may be incurred for previously unreported crops. Please check with your local FSA office for more information  
 
If anyone has any questions, they can contact [email protected] or 252-926-4488.