Pandemic Livestock

Signup Deadline for Pandemic Livestock Program Extended

Dan Beef, Cattle, Coronavirus, Dairy, Livestock, USDA-FSA

The original signup deadline for the Pandemic Livestock Indemnity Program (PLIP) was today, September 17. But, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced they have extended that deadline until October 12, 2021. This extra time will allow livestock and poultry producers who suffered losses during the pandemic due to insufficient access to processing to apply for the PLIP. Producers can still apply for …

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Pandemic Assistance Available for Livestock Producers

Dan Beef, Cattle, Coronavirus, Dairy, Livestock, USDA-FSA

It was two months ago when the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the Pandemic Livestock Indemnity Program (PLIP), designed to help livestock and poultry producers that suffered losses during the Covid-19 pandemic due to insufficient access to processing. You can apply for assistance for those losses and the cost of depopulation and disposal of the animals. This is a reminder the deadline to …