Tuesday, May 26, 2020 9:03AM CDT
Enrollment for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program begins on Tuesday, but some cattle producers on a Facebook event over the weekend still had questions about how USDA is implementing the program and how losses are being determined. The program pays mainly for livestock and crops sold from Jan. 15 through April 15.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:42PM CDT
Enrollment in CFAP through local USDA Service Centers (Farm Service Agency offices) will begin May 26, and USDA expects payments could go out to producers within a week after sign-up begins. The CFAP includes aid for livestock producers, commodity producers and specialty crops producers.