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FSA Offers Haying, Grazing Options for CRP Acreage

CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) participants may release their CRP acreage for haying or grazing.  A payment reduction of 25% of the annual rental payment times the number of acres actually hayed or grazed will be assessed.  The assessment may be paid in advance or deducted from the annual CRP payment. BEFORE haying or grazing CRP, […]

USDA Authorizes Emergency Haying and Grazing of CRP Acres of Scotland County

July 20, 2012 – In response to recent extreme temperatures and drought that has impacted forage acres, Gary Kittle, County executive director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA), announced emergency haying and grazing use of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres is now authorized in Scotland County, Missouri. According to Kittle, 73 Missouri counties have been […]