*Please share with any Young Farmer Programs or farmers in your communities. Georgia Development Authority has developed the Safety 21 Loan Program to help with bridging the gap.**The SAFETY 21 Loan Program provides secured loans to farmers with funds to be used to bridge the income gap resulting from losses attributed to Hurricane Michael until federal disaster relief payments are made.* <https://www.gdaonline.com/uploads/documents/safety-21-packet_3.pdf>*There are three forms required to complete an application package:* 1. *Production Loss Verification Form* - this form will need to be filled out *either *by one of our loan specialists* or *a crop insurance agent *or* a county extension agent *or* by FSA. 2. *Operating Credit Continuity Agreement* - this agreement must be filled out by your Operating Credit Provider. 3. *Safety 21 Loan Program Application* - this form must be filled out completely. Once these 3 items have been completed, they may be submitted via email to [log in to unmask] or faxed to 770-207-4257 or mailed to Georgia Development Authority ATTN: Anita Daniel 1890 Hwy 138, Monroe, GA 30655. Please be sure to save a copy of each for your records. -- Chris Corzine Central Region Agricultural Education Director Georgia Department of Education PO Box 4060 1005 State University Dr. Ft. Valley, GA 31030 <[log in to unmask]> Office-478-822-7385 "Making Agricultural Education Work for All Georgians"