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County added to disaster list PDF E-mail

Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Dan Steinkruger announced that an additional 15 counties, including Hamilton, Polk and York, have been designated as primary natural disaster areas due to the ongoing drought affecting Nebraska.

Those counties include Adams, Boyd, Burt, Butler, Clay, Colfax, Cuming, Dakota, Dodge, Hamilton, Polk, Saunders, Thurston, Webster and York.

This brings the total number of Nebraska counties with a primary designation to 76. In addition, the following 10 contiguous counties also become eligible for disaster programs: Cass, Douglas, Fillmore, Lancaster, Nuckolls, Saline, Sarpy, Seward,Thayer and Washington.

A current Nebraska map listing the approved counties is available on the Nebraska FSA website at


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