FSA Extends 2012/2013 Emergency Assistance to August 15, 2014

Published on: 11:50AM Aug 04, 2014

The FSA announced today that they are extending the deadline for Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP) deadline for 2012 and 2013 losses from August 1, 2014 to August 15, 2014. This deadline applies to assistance for damages incurred between October 1, 2011 and September 30, 2013 (the governments fiscal years).

ELAP was authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill and will also be available through 2018.

If you incurred losses related to livestock, honeybees or farm-raised fish during these dates, make sure to get your application into the local FSA office by August 15,2014.