Otero-Crowley County Farm Service Agency announces program sign-up
Chuck Hanagan, County Executive Director for the Otero/Crowley County Farm Service Agency, would like to remind area producers that sign-up is underway for the 2019 and 2020 FSA Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs.

Hanagan encourages Producers to visit the FSA office to enroll for 2019 and make any updates to your farming operation for 2020.

The deadline to enroll is March 15. Farms not enrolled by March 15 will not be eligible for potential 2019 program payments.  Producers are encouraged to study the program options prior to their appointment as there are multiple program options to choose from.  Additional program information is available online at https://www.fsa.usda.gov/programs-and-services/arcplc_program/index .

Farmers wanting to sign-up are asked to contact the FSA office at 719-254-7672 ext. 2 to schedule an appointment as soon as possible as the calendar is filling quickly.