FSA, NRCS offices open again

Seneca County USDA Service Center resumed normal operating hours Thursday after the 16-day partial federal government shutdown came to an end. The Farm Service Agency and Natural Resource Conservation Service offices are open.

The ag center, 3140 S SR 100, is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information, call the FSA office at (419) 447-7071.

Soon, USDA plans to provide an update to farmers on the status of direct payments and conservation annual payments that were delayed due to the federal shutdown.