State Unveils Farm Recovery Grant Program

At the 95th Annual meeting of the Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation, Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Dr. Mike Strain announced how the state will distribute $10 Million in agricultural disaster add following the floods of 2016.

BATON ROUGE – Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said farmers and ranchers in 51 Louisiana parishes could be eligible for recovery grant money as a result of the flood events in March and August of 2016.