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Farm Services Agency

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

USDA grants Hays County disaster declaration

Hays County was approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) as a primary natural disaster area for damage and losses caused by drought, above-normal temperatures and associated wildfires.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Hays County declared disaster area because of drought, heat, fires

Hays County farmers and ranchers could be eligible for low-interest loans through the U.S. Agriculture department's Farm Services Agency.