A tornado has caused severe damage in the southeast area of Ottawa County. Farms and ranches experiencing damage may be eligible for cost-share assistance under ECP. Signup dates are June 17-Aug. 2.

The program provides cost share for the following practices:

Removing debris from farmland, pastureland or hay fields

Restoring permanent fences

Repairing permanent fences

Funding is currently not available, however once funding becomes available the applications will be reviewed and approved. Producers that are interested in completing the application process should call the office at 918-542-4576 ext 2.

The Ottawa/Delaware County FSA Office is located at 630 E Steve Owens Blvd., Miami, OK 74354. Office hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.,Monday through Friday.