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Farm Service Agency Microloans
Farm Service Agency Microloans
DATE: 2013/03/22::
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USDA Farm Service Agency
USDA Farm Service Agency's Donna Purdy Offers Help to Area Farmers
DATE: 2014/12/15::
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Early Beginnings - FSA Youth Loan
Early Beginnings - FSA Youth Loan
DATE: 2010/08/11::
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Juan Garcia - From Farm to the Farm Service Agency
Juan Garcia - From Farm to the Farm Service Agency
DATE: 2014/03/18::
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USDA
USDA's Farm Service Agency: Your Farm to School Partner
DATE: 2013/12/19::
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2014 NAFB Farm Service Agency
2014 NAFB Farm Service Agency
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Gary Ward: USDA Farm Services Agency
Gary Ward: USDA Farm Services Agency
DATE: 2012/11/29::
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Adair County Farm Service Agency offers storage facility loans
Adair County Farm Service Agency offers storage facility loans
DATE: 2013/12/18::
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Remarks by Diane L. Ley, State Executive Director, USDA Farm Service Agency
Remarks by Diane L. Ley, State Executive Director, USDA Farm Service Agency
DATE: 2014/12/19::
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Rural Issues Forum-Farm Services Agency Technology
Rural Issues Forum-Farm Services Agency Technology
DATE: 2009/10/19::
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Farm Service Agency Microloans Increase
Farm Service Agency Microloans Increase
DATE: 2014/10/10::
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USDA to close 8 MS Farm Service Agency offices, Farmweek - March 2, 2012
USDA to close 8 MS Farm Service Agency offices, Farmweek - March 2, 2012
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Farm Service Agency
Farm Service Agency
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Farm Service Agency Livestock Forage Payment
Farm Service Agency Livestock Forage Payment
DATE: 2014/09/19::
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The River
The River
DATE: 2010/08/31::
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joe hess farm service agency
joe hess farm service agency
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Updating Farm
Updating Farm's Yields
DATE: 2014/11/05::
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Rosalind Peterson: The Chemtrail Cover-Up
Rosalind Peterson: The Chemtrail Cover-Up
DATE: 2010/12/21::
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Insurance & Financial Services Agent - Career Conversation
Insurance & Financial Services Agent - Career Conversation
DATE: 2011/01/21::
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ARC PLC: An Overview
ARC PLC: An Overview
DATE: 2014/11/05::
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Insurance Service Roswell GA - Celia Sandoval, State  Farm Agency
Insurance Service Roswell GA - Celia Sandoval, State Farm Agency
DATE: 2015/02/07::
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Market Journal - June 5, 2015 (full episode)
Market Journal - June 5, 2015 (full episode)
DATE: 2015/06/05::
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Yield Updating for the 2014 Farm Bill
Yield Updating for the 2014 Farm Bill
DATE: 2015/02/13::
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Military veterans, become a Farmers agency owner
Military veterans, become a Farmers agency owner
DATE: 2014/10/09::
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Calculating ARC PLC Payments
Calculating ARC PLC Payments
DATE: 2014/11/18::
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Rosalind Peterson: Geoengineering Threatens America
Rosalind Peterson: Geoengineering Threatens America's Economic Stability
DATE: 2012/07/18::
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Drought and Disaster Assistance - Dan Steinkruger - April 18, 2014
Drought and Disaster Assistance - Dan Steinkruger - April 18, 2014
DATE: 2014/04/18::
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Why and How USDA Foods Support Domestic Agriculture + The Agricultural Market Outlook
Why and How USDA Foods Support Domestic Agriculture + The Agricultural Market Outlook
DATE: 2015/03/23::
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Rosalind Peterson: The Chemtrail Cover-Up pt 1
Rosalind Peterson: The Chemtrail Cover-Up pt 1
DATE: 2010/12/03::
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Kimberly Evans A State Farm Agent Recruiter Tells What They are Looking for in an Agent
Kimberly Evans A State Farm Agent Recruiter Tells What They are Looking for in an Agent
DATE: 2013/10/17::
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How To Piss Off Your State Farm Agent
How To Piss Off Your State Farm Agent
DATE: 2014/04/08::
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Biomass Funds Available through Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP)
Biomass Funds Available through Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP)
DATE: 2011/03/10::
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USDA Foreign Services Agency
USDA Foreign Services Agency
DATE: 2012/06/19::
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THE RECRUIT - Spy School: Inside the CIA Training Program, 1 of 2
THE RECRUIT - Spy School: Inside the CIA Training Program, 1 of 2
DATE: 2010/10/05::
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Farm Wisdom: USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) Insurance Programs
Farm Wisdom: USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) Insurance Programs
DATE: 2011/09/30::
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CLARENCE HARDY - THE BLACK FARMER STORY on SPOT TV
CLARENCE HARDY - THE BLACK FARMER STORY on SPOT TV
DATE: 2010/09/24::
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Starting a Farmers Insurance Agency in District 09
Starting a Farmers Insurance Agency in District 09
DATE: 2012/08/01::
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How Closing Roads Could Speed Up Traffic - The Braess Paradox
How Closing Roads Could Speed Up Traffic - The Braess Paradox
DATE: 2014/11/17::
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Margin Protection Program Online Decision Tool
Margin Protection Program Online Decision Tool
DATE: 2014/09/17::
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Insurance Agency Lubbock TX, Farmers Insurance Agent - Jim Welch
Insurance Agency Lubbock TX, Farmers Insurance Agent - Jim Welch
DATE: 2013/07/19::
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Voices of Agriculture - August 2010
Voices of Agriculture - August 2010
DATE: 2010/08/24::
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Uncle Odin
Uncle Odin's Farm - Gameplay - Ep 4 - Farming Simulator 15
DATE: 2014/11/04::
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Maui Exotic Fruit Farm
Maui Exotic Fruit Farm
DATE: 2012/12/31::
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Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods -- Finding Local Producers
Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods -- Finding Local Producers
DATE: 2014/02/28::
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Uncle Odin
Uncle Odin's Farm - Gameplay - Ep 6 - Farming Simulator 15
DATE: 2014/11/06::
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Uncle Odin
Uncle Odin's Farm - Gameplay - Ep 5 - Farming Simulator 15
DATE: 2014/11/05::
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Uncle Odin
Uncle Odin's Farm - Gameplay - Ep 11 - Farming Simulator 15
DATE: 2014/11/12::
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Global Geo-engineering - Rosalind Peterson | Red Ice Radio (Sept.29, 2011)
Global Geo-engineering - Rosalind Peterson | Red Ice Radio (Sept.29, 2011)
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State Farm® - "Headlines Canada"
State Farm® - "Headlines Canada"
DATE: 2011/05/12::
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Uncle Odin
Uncle Odin's Farm - Gameplay - Ep 1 - Farming Simulator 15
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The Farm Service Agency (FSA) is the United States Department of Agriculture agency into which were merged several predecessor agencies, including the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS). The ASCS was, as the FSA is now, primarily tasked with the implementation of farm conservation and regulation laws around the country. The Administrator of FSA reports to the Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services. The current administrator is Val Dolcini, appointed in 2014. The FSA (ASCS) of each state is led by a politically appointed State Executive Director (SED).

FSA was set up when the department was reorganized in 1994,[1] incorporating programs from several agencies, including the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service, the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation (now a separate Risk Management Agency), and the Farmers Home Administration. Although its name has changed over the years, the agency's relationship with farmers goes back to the 1930s. Earlier USDA agencies that evolved into FSA include the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, War Food Administration, Production and Marketing Administration, and Commodity Stabilization Service as well as ASCS.[2]

At that time, Congress set up a unique system under which federal farm programs are administered locally. Farmers who are eligible to participate in these programs elect a three- to five-person county committee, which reviews county office operations and makes decisions on how to apply the programs. County committees are panels of three to five farmers, elected by other farmers, to oversee the local operation of commodity programs, credit, and other programs of the Farm Service Agency. County committees, established by the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act of 1935 (P.L. 74-46), are so named because they have overseen USDA field offices for farmers that once existed in most rural farm counties throughout the United States. Today, the committees often oversee activities in multi-county areas, due to USDA reorganization and consolidation of its field office structure into a network of about 2,500 field service centers. The committees are responsible for hiring and supervising the County Executive Director (CED), who manages the day-to-day activities of the field service center and its employees. The director and most county office staff legally are employees of the farmer-elected committees rather than the federal government, although their salaries come from federal funds.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the Congressional Research Service document "Report for Congress: Agriculture: A Glossary of Terms, Programs, and Laws, 2005 Edition" by Jasper Womach.

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