UPDATE: The Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters and Haulers (PATHH) webinar that was scheduled for Wednesday, July 21 has been postponed due to technical difficulties. The webinar will now be scheduled for 11 a.m. (local time) Thursday, July 22.
The Farm Service Agency (FSA) will email the people who pre-registered for Wednesday's webinar instructions on how to access the webinar on Thursday. FSA also plans to update the PATHH website with access information for the rescheduled webinar.
If you had not registered for Wednesday's webinar, you can register by clicking here.
The application process for timber harvesters and haulers was set to open Thursday, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The USDA initiative will make available to $200 million for relief to timber harvesters and timber hauling businesses that have experienced losses due to COVID-19. The Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters & Haulers program (PATHH) is administered by the USDA Farm Service Agency in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service.
Loggers and log-hauling businesses that have seen loss of at least 10 percent in gross revenue 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. Those eligible can apply through the FSA from July 22 through Oct. 15, 2021.
Find out more information at farmers.gov/pathh about how to apply.