PANDEMIC ASSISTANCE FOR TIMBER HARVESTERS & HAULERS
Application process opens July 22, 2021.
As part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Pandemic Assistance for Producers initiative, up to $200 million has now been made available to provide relief to timber harvesting and timber hauling businesses that have experienced losses due to COVID-19. The Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters and Haulers program (PATHH) is administered by the USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service.
Timber harvesting and hauling businesses that have experienced a gross revenue loss of at least 10% during the period of Jan. 1 and Dec. 1, 2020, compared to the period of Jan. 1 and Dec. 1, 2019, are encouraged to apply.
Eligible loggers and truckers can apply for assistance through FSA from July 22 through Oct. 15, 2021.