Farmers in eligible counties have eight months from January 15th to apply for loans to help cover part of their actual losses. Twelve Concho Valley counties are on the Primary Natural Disaster list designated by the USDA this month.
The USDA has designated 108 counties in Texas as Primary Natural Disaster areas. Additional farmers and ranchers may also qualify for natural disaster assistance due to contagious counties including : Mason, Menard, and Irion counties.
For a full list visit www.fsa.usda.gov