Agricultural producers in Chattooga County, including farmers and ranchers have until August 1st to nominate eligible candidates to the USDA’s Farm Service Agency County Committee.

County committees help deliver federal programs to area farmers and agricultural producers.  The USDA encourages beginning farmers and ranchers and minorities to be nominated to the positions.  FSA county committees help local ag producers through their decisions on commodity price support loans, conservation programs and disaster programs.  For eligibility requirements log on to:

www.fsa.usda.gov

Nominations will be taken until August 1st.