USDA Offering Drought Help to Farrmers
Farmers across most of the state are eligible for federal aid as a result of a natural disaster declaration by the U.S.D.A. due to the drought. The help through the USDA’s Farm Service Agency. The declaration covers 31 counties that have suffered extreme or exceptional drought, or have been in a severe drought for more than eight weeks, as well as farmers in 32 neighboring counties. The counties covered include Camden, Morgan, and Miller.