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March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes that
April 1is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans available in
Illinoisas a result of the drought that began on
July 24, 2012.
The declaration covers the following counties:
Illinois; and the
contiguous counties of
Saint Louis City and
Sainte Genevieve in
Under this declaration, the SBA's Economic Injury Disaster Loan program is available to eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related entities that suffered financial losses as a direct result of this disaster. With the exception of aquaculture enterprises, SBA cannot provide disaster loans to agricultural producers, farmers, or ranchers. Nurseries are eligible to apply for economic injury disaster loans for losses caused by drought conditions.