CFAP Webinars for Stakeholder Organizations and Ag Producers Announced

From the USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service:

Interested in assisting your members and Ag producers in participating in the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program? Join the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) for a webinar designed just for you. Learn CFAP basics and resources available to help you reach the Ag producers you serve.These webinars will be recorded and made available online after each live event.

The first webinar, Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Stakeholder Webinar, will take place on Fri, Jun 5, at 3 p.m. ET and is intended only for stakeholder organizations that serve farmers and ranchers.

Please preregister by clicking on the webinar link above to enter your name, email, and organization information. This allows FSA to ensure adequate lines for all participants on this webinar. Email fsaoutreach@usda.gov with any questions.

Producers, Farmers and Ranchers:

Webinars for producers, farmers and ranchers will begin on June 9. View dates below and visit FSA Outreach for more information. Ag producers can learn more about the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program and how to submit additional commodities for USDA consideration through the NOFA process.

Webinar Dates & Topics:

  • June 9 at 3:00 p.m. EDTOutreach CFAP Webinar for Specialty Crops Producers
  • June 11 at 3:00 p.m. EDT– Outreach CFAP Webinar for Dairy & Non-Specialty Crops Producers
  • June 16 at 3:00 p.m. EDT  – Outreach CFAP Webinar for Non-Specialty Crops & Livestock Producers
  • June 18 at 3:00 p.m. EDT– Outreach CFAP Webinar on FSA Programs in the Time of Coronavirus

Visit the FSA webinar page for pre-registration links.

Producers are also reminded of the CFAP Call Center available for producers who would like additional one-on-one support with the CFAP application process. Please call 877-508-8364 to speak directly with a USDA employee ready to offer assistance.

Reminder: June 22 – Last date to submit additional commodities for consideration into CFAP