The USDA has announced financial assistance for dairy farmers affected by natural disasters through the Milk Loss Assistance program. The programs will compensate eligible dairy farms and processors for milk dumped due to qualifying events in 2020, 2021, and 2022 including, droughts, wildfires, floods, hurricanes, excessive heat, winter storms, and smoke exposure. Dairy farmers and cooperatives can sign up for MLP through October 16, 2023.
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