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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS FOR FARMERS

Farmers and Ranchers Need to Prepare Ahead of Time for Storms, Natural Disasters and Other Emergencies
Agricultural producers face unique challenges when preparing for and recovering from disasters. VDACS offers guidelines and safety tips for restoring damaged businesses to profitable enterprises.

Photo of a farmer fixing a roof on a barn.

Protecting Farm Buildings
Power Failure on the Farm
Protecting Livestock
Farm Cleanup
Local Emergency Managers for Assistance During an Emergency
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Protecting Farm Buildings

Prior to storms is the best time to protect your farm buildings by doing the following:

Power Failure on the Farm

Poultry and Livestock

Equipment

Milk & Cream

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Protecting Livestock
Farm Cleanup

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Local Emergency Managers for Assistance During an Emergency
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