All producers are reminded that the acreage reporting date for perennial forage including hay and pasture is Thursday, November 15, 2018.
The acreage reporting date for perennial forage crops is for the 2019 crop year. Late filed fees will apply for these crops if acreage reports are not filed by the November 15 deadline. All other crop reporting requirements must be met.
There are a few exceptions to the November 15th reporting date including some NAP covered crops. Farmers and landowners who participate in FSA commodity programs, the Non-insured Assistance Program and who signup up for LDP’s are required to certify all of their crop acres. Acreages are also used to calculate the amount of financial assistance producers can receive through various disaster programs.
For more information on filing acreage reports please visit the Johnson County Farm Service Agency at 119 S Murphey Street, Mountain City or call (423) 727-9744.
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