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Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program announced- Sept 29, 016

The Small Business Administration has released the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program in Litchfield County due to a Secretary of Agricuture Declaration for drought in Massachusetts.

Under these declarations,  the EIDL  is available to eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related entities that suffered financial losses as a direct result of the disaster.
With the exception of aquaculture enterprises, SBA cannot provide disaster loans to agricultural producers, farmers or ranchers.   Note: Farmers and ranchers should reach out to their local FSA office for assistance: .  Nurseries are eligible to apply for economic injury disaster loans for losses caused by drought conditions.

Applicants may apply on-line, request an application by calling SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955, or download application materials from the SBA’s website at<>.