Farm Service Agency to Give Disaster Assistance for 2022 Livestock Forage Losses

Livestock Forage Disaster Program (Submitted image)

Producers in St. Croix and St. Thomas counties are eligible to apply for 2022 Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) benefits on native pasture and full season improved pasture.

Livestock Forage Disaster Program provides compensation if you suffer grazing losses for covered livestock due to drought on privately owned or cash leased land.

County committees can only accept Livestock Forage Disaster Program applications after notification is received by the National Office of qualifying drought

For additional information about Livestock Forage Disaster Program, including eligible livestock, contact the St. Croix County USDA Service Center at 773-9146 ext. 100 or visit

USDA St. Croix Service Center

Farm Service Agency (FSA) USVI

4401 Estate Sion Farm, Suite 2

Christiansted, VI 00820

773-9146 ext. 100

Mark Carlton, District Director

Mark Carlton 352-448-2310

Madison Charles, Program Technician

Madison Charles 773-9146 ext. 100

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