TITLE

Minority Farm Register aimed at underserved producers

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;3/27/2012, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that minority farmers and ranchers in California are encouraged by the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to voluntarily join the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Minority Farm Register to be eligible to receive information and opportunities from USDA agencies. FSA State Executive Director Val Dolcini explains that the new Minority Farm Register is designed for underserved farmers and ranchers who are not currently enrolled in USDA loan, farm or conservation programs.
ACCESSION #
74586111

 

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