New Market Facilitation Program Details Released

Signup for the new round of USDA Market Facilitation Program payments begins Monday, July 29 and continues through December 6. The first payments will be made in early August. Farmers who produce alfalfa, barley, canola, corn, dry beans, oats, soybeans, sunflowers and wheat are eligible. The per-acre payments are based on a single county rate. MFP payments are limited to $250,000 per person or legal entity and no applicant can receive more than $500,000.
To view the county rates and learn more, click here.