Supplemental Funding Sources in Community Recovery


...system of crop insurance and providing the means for the research and experience helpful in devising and establishing such insurance. Management is vested in a Board of Directors, subject to the general supervision of the Secretary of Agriculture.” (Source: USDA)

“Eligible crops must be grown on insurable acreage in a county for which a method of establishing insurance yields/guarantees and premium rates has been established. A person seeking crop insurance must have a significant interest in the crop. Certain crop types carry specific insurance considerations. There is no cost share requirement.” (Source: USDA, 2013)

Farm Service Agency

“Under FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) Program, state, tribal and local governments and certain types of private nonprofit organizations … are eligible to receive federal assistance for responding to and recovering from major disasters or emergencies declared by the president.”