Nevada State Drought Programs

Program Title: Governor's authority to enter into agreements with the United States, and its departments or agencies concerning financial aid to persons in the livestock and agriculture industries.

Function: Response

Program Assistance or Functional Assistance: $30,000 of matching state funds for financial aid

Statute or Authority: NRS 575.050

Agencies (primary agency listed first): Nevada Department of Agriculture

Customers Served: People, firms or corporations engaged in livestock or agricultural industry

Triggering Event or Circumstance-How does this program relate to drought? Governor's declaration of emergency

Unmet Needs at federal, state, local and tribal levels. Includes changes from customer or "provider" perspective: No data

Program Limitations: $30,000 maximum in state matching funds

Contact Name and Phone Number: Robert Gronowski
(775) 588-1182 ext. 239