Gulf Coast farmers to receive hurricane relief

Hollis, Paul L.
February 2006
Southeast Farm Press;2/8/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p42
Trade Publication
The article reports that officials of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) have finally announced the release of hurricane relief for farmers in the Gulf Coast. According to Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Chuck Connors, the aid will be distributed to counties declared as presidential disaster areas. Alabama Farmers Federation President Jerry A. Newby praised the government agency in responding to the call of farmers.


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