Governor Stitt Signs $20 Million Drought Assistance Bill

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK. October 4, 2022 – Today, Governor Stitt signed HB 1006 which appropriates an additional $20 million to the Emergency Drought Commission for funding assistance to Oklahoma’s farmers and ranchers. The Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) is extremely grateful to the Oklahoma Legislature and Governor Stitt for prioritizing this funding assistance on an emergency basis.“The 2022 drought has drastically impacted Oklahoma’s beef cattle ranchers with negative effects for many years to come,” said Michael Kelsey, Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Executive Vice President. “OCA estimates Oklahoma’s beef cow herd to be at least 10% lower because of the drought with many ranchers…

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