Below are meeting locations for meetings held at the end of this month on October 29-30, 2012. These meetings will not only discuss the USDA Hispanic and Women Farmer and Rancher Claims Process which was opened on September 24, 2012 and closes March 25, 2013, but it will also include presentations from FSA, RD, and NRCS regarding programs available to producers.
Subject: Hispanic &Women Farmer & Rancher Claims Process
If you, or someone you know, believe the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has improperly denied you farm loan benefits between 1981 and 2000 because you are Hispanic or female, you may be eligible to apply for compensation and should attend one of the scheduled public meetings.
Thursday, October 18, 7PM – 9PM EST
Marion County Extension Office
Southeastern Livestock Pavilion
2232 NE Jacksonville Rd.
Ocala, FL 34470
Friday, October 19, 7PM – 9PM EST
Univ. of Florida/IFAS/Gulf Coast REC
14625 CR 672
Wimauma, FL 33598
Saturday, October 20, 2PM – 4PM EST
Dade County Farm Bureau
1850 Old Dixie Hwy.
Homestead, FL 33033
Monday, October 29, 6PM – 8PM CST
Jackson County Extension Office
2741 Pennsylvania Ave.
Marianna, FL 32448
Monday, October 29, 7PM – 9PM EST
Palm Beach County Extension Office
531 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Tuesday, October 30, 6PM – 8PM EST
Hamilton County Extension Office
1143 US Highway 41 NW
Jasper, FL 32052
For additional information contact Tim Manning (352) 379-4500, firstname.lastname@example.org
Persons with disabilities who require accommodations to attend or participate in this meeting should contact Tim Manning.