Brandon Bell

Agent for ANR

P.O. Box 55

Edmonton, KY 42129

gbbell2@uky.edu

CAIP Producer Applications will be available at the Metcalfe Co. Conservation District Office from August 16th-September 7th.  Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 9AM-3PM.  For more information call 270-432-3191

Visit our Facebook page for up to date information!  Metcalfe Co. Extension Ag & Natural Resources  https://www.facebook.com/Metcalfe-Co-Extension-Ag-Natural-Resources-7079...

*Due to Covid restrictions, there is an 18 person limit on each training offered!!

* 2021 Tobacco GAP Training:  Metcalfe Extension Office - February 23 - 9 AM, Metcalfe Extension Office - March 2 @ 6 PM.  Please bring your GAP card & Photo ID.  Each session is limited to 18 participants.  Call 270-432-3561 to reserve your spot.  GAP Connections WILL NOT accept training after June 30, 2021.

*2021 Pesticide Private Applicator Class Schedule!  Trainings will be at the Metcalfe Co. Extension Office.  February 25 @ 10 AM or 6 PM, March 30 @ 10 AM or 6 PM, April 20 @ 10 AM or 6 PM.  Limited to first 18 each date and time.  RSVP by contacting our office at 270-432-3561 with the date and time of your choosing.  No additional trainings will be offered!!  Please note- Anyone using a pesticide on an agricultural commodity that will be sold is required to become a Private Application even if they do not apply Restricted Use Pesticides.  This rule does not apply to those producing hay, pasture and livestock.

*2021 PBPT Training - Produce Best Practices Training.  Friday, April 16 @ 2PM

Please see the link below for new information related to the paycheck protection loan.  PLEASE DIRECT ALL QUESTIONS RELATED TO THIS TO YOUR LENDER.  https://agecon.ca.uky.edu/paycheck-protection-program-update 

Mammoth Cave Area Virtual Field Day via zoom - Tuesday, October 27th @ 6:00-7:00 PM

Pre-registration is required.  Contact the extension office with email or cell phone number for the zoom link!  

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program!  USDA has announced a second round of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) payments for farmers impacted by COVID-19.  For complete details on eligible commodities, payment rates/methodologies, and sign-up, visit USDA's CFAP website at www.farmers.gov/cfap.