An attorney from the Iowa Legal Aid Farm Project will be available on Thursday, February 19, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Buena Vista County Extension Office, 824 Flindt Drive, Storm Lake to meet with farmers to provide a free legal consultation.
The Iowa Legal Aid Farm Project provides free legal serviced to financially eligible farmers for their farm debt problems, disputes with creditors, business contract matters, protection of homesteads and other agricultural legal matters.
Farm Project lawyers provide representation in state and federal courts, before the USDA Farm Service Agency (formerly the Farmers Home Administration [FmHA]) and other state and federal agencies, in mandatory farm debtor-creditor mediation under Iowa law, and in general meetings and discussions with creditors..
If you have questions, please call 1-800-432-9229.
Iowa Legal Aid is a non-profit corporation providing legal services to low-income lowans.
The Farm Project is a special program funded with a grant from the State of Iowa to provide legal assistance to financially distressed Iowa farmers.