All USDA Farm Service Agency offices will reopen beginning Thursday, January 24, offering a longer list of services to farmers and ranchers. For the first two full weeks, offices will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Services offered include a number of loan programs, including Direct and Guaranteed Operating Loans, as well as Dairy Margin Protection Program and Market Facilitation Program applications. Additionally, the deadline to apply for MFP payments has been extended to February 14. Other program deadlines may be modified and announced as they are addressed.
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