Government Programs and Disaster Relief

Livestock Disaster Assistance Programs

USDA offers a variety of programs to help farmers, ranchers, communities, and businesses that have been hard hit by natural disaster events including drought and wildfires.

Wool Marketing Assistance Loans & Loan Deficiency Program

Money is available to wool producers through the Farm Bill in the form of Wool Marketing Assistance Loans (MAL’s) and Loan Deficiency Payments (LDP’s).

Pandemic Assistance for Producers

Visit for assistance programs and efforts for farmers, ranchers, and producers who felt the impact of COVID-19 market disruptions.