CISA's Emergency Farm Fund announces $65,000 in loans
"Local farmers are accustomed to managing challenging weather situations, but last summer and fall brought record-setting rainfall to our region," says Philip Korman, CISA's executive director. "This damaged crops and reduced yields throughout our region, which caused financial hardship for many farmers. We decided to reopen the Emergency Farm Fund to provide the resources needed to help farmers get through to the next growing season."
about how this past season's record-setting rainfall affected farms, and how CISA's Emergency Farm Fund helped bridge the gap, in The Recorder