USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) is hosting a multi-agency virtual public meeting for Montanans affected by the 2020 wildfires on Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 5:15 to 6:15 pm.
Attendees will learn about the resources available to farmers, ranchers and private property owners with trees whose operations have been directly impacted by the 2020 wildfires. The webinar will highlight basic program and resources available from multiple organizations.
The presenting agencies are: USDA Farm Service Agency, USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, Montana Department of Natural Resources (DNRC) Floodplain Program, Soil Conservation Districts, Montana State University Extension, Montana Disaster and Emergency Services and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.
Registration is not required. Anyone can join the Microsoft Teams Live Event by using this link. When you join the live meeting, attendees will be taken to a page where you can choose to either join on the web or download the desktop app. If you already have the Teams app, the meeting will open there automatically. If you don’t have a Teams account, you may join the meeting as a guest. The webinar will be recorded and available for viewing following each session utilizing the same link provided.
For information about FSA programs contact your local USDA service center and visit farmers.gov/recover. For more information about the webinar, contact Shanan Smiley, Montana FSA conservation specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org and 406.587.6881.
Persons with disabilities who require accommodations to participate in this meeting should contact Jennifer Cole at (406) 654.1333, ext. 117, or Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339, and email@example.com by close of business on Dec. 8.