Hurricane Preparedness

The N.C. Department of Agriculture’s website offers a number of good resources concerning disaster preparedness and recovery. Access them here:

FEMA’s website offers a range of resources. FEMA can be contacted online or by calling 1-800-621-3362 or (TTY) 1-800-462-7585 (speech or hearing impaired).

Information on disaster assistance programs is also available through the USDA.

Originally geared to assist producers and their families in grappling with Hurricane Irene, the following information addresses issues producers may face when confronting any natural disaster.

Hurricane Preparedness and Recovery Guide for Producers 2011

The Rural Advancement Foundation International’s site offers an overview of disaster recovery resources: