Farmers in the counties listed below may be eligible for Farm Service Agency "low-interest emergency loans, provided eligibility requirements are met."
Emergency loans may be made to farmers and ranchers who:
In addition the following requirements must be met
Farmers have until the termination date to apply to help cover part of their actual losses. FSA considers each loan application on its own merits, taking into account the extent of losses, security available and repayment ability.
Designation Number: M1549
Approval Date: 09/15/2004
Beginning Date of Disaster: 09/13/2004
Ending Date of Disaster: Continuing
Termination Date: 05/16/2005
Description: Hurricane Ivan
Primary: Baldwin, Butler, Clarke, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Crenshaw, Escambia, Geneva, Mobile, Monroe, Washington
Contiguous: Choctaw, Dale, Houston, Lowndes, Marengo, Montgomery, Pike, Wilcox
For information on FSA offices in your county go to http://oip.usda.gov/scripts/ndisapi.dll/oip_agency/index?agency=fsa&state=AL
The FSA State Office is located at 4121 Carmichael Road in Montgomery, telephone (334)279-3400.
Form more information about emergency loans visit to http://disaster.fsa.usda.gov/emloan.htm
Information provided by the FSA and USDA