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"When the Secretary of Agriculture issues a disaster declaration to help farmers recover from damages and losses to crops, the
Under this declaration, the SBA's Economic Injury Disaster Loan program is available to eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related entities that suffered financial losses as a direct result of this disaster. With the exception of aquaculture enterprises, SBA cannot provide disaster loans to agricultural producers, farmers or ranchers. Nurseries are eligible to apply for economic injury disaster loans for losses caused by drought conditions.
The loan amount can be up to
Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website.
Disaster loan information and application forms may also be obtained by calling the
Completed loan applications must be returned to SBA no later than
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According to a release, the disaster declaration includes