Thursday, May 21, 2020 6:10AM CDT
Bloomberg is reporting this week that high U.S. unemployment likely means that the chance of an immediate economic bounce back from the coronavirus appear slim. As a result, lawmakers are said to agree they’ll need to provide further fiscal aid, even as partisan rifts remain over how and when to act.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:42PM CDT
Enrollment in CFAP through local USDA Service Centers (Farm Service Agency offices) will begin May 26, and USDA expects payments could go out to producers within a week after sign-up begins. The CFAP includes aid for livestock producers, commodity producers and specialty crops producers.