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No United Inserts in Wednesday paper

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Due to the weather last week the United inserts were unable to be delivered in time for the Wednesday edition of the Leader-News. We hope to have them for Sundays issue!

USDA announces Quality Loss Assistance for eligible producers

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced recently that signup for the Quality Loss Adjustment (QLA) Program began Wednesday, January 6, 2021. Funded by the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020, this new program provides assistance to producers who suffered eligible crop losses due to natural disasters occurring in 2018 and 2019 calendar years. The deadline to apply for QLA is Friday, March 5, 2021.

Battling through the winter storm

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Temperatures across the state should start rising soon, but damage from the recent winter storm will linger in the form of broken pipes, flooded homes and fields, lost production and animal life, and continuing emotional and financial issues.

Training scheduled for pesticide license

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Training is scheduled for anyone who needs to acquire their Texas Department of Agriculture’s Pesticide Applicator’s License. A training session will be conducted at 1 p.m.

United Employee Appreciation Day

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DEANNA ALEXANDER - Checker at United Supermarkets JIMMY GARCIA- Frozen Foods Manger at United Supermarkets GENEVA CASTANEDA - Receiving at United Supermarkets.