Have a Safe and Profitable Harvest!

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September 21, 2016 | Education and News | Comments Off on Have a Safe and Profitable Harvest!

Help CCAA Raise Funds to Purchase a Reserve Deputy Car

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2008 Dodge Charger purchased with help from CCAA in 2012

In 2012, the Carroll County Agriculture Association raised (and matched) funds to purchase a car for the Carroll County Reserve Deputies.  Reserve Deputies are all-volunteer deputies who assist the Carroll County Sheriff department in local law enforcement.   In 2008, CCAA and its members raised donated $12,250.

The Reserve Deputy program is seeking a replacement vehicle  for the 2008 car purchased with that project.  As supporters of our local law enforcement officers, CCAA is again raising (and matching) funds for a car.

CCAA will match all donations made through CCAA in support of this project, up to $5,000.

Please download and review the attached letter for more information.

Mail your donation to–

Carroll County Agriculture Association
PO Box 62
Flora IN  46929

PS – the Carroll County Reserve Deputy program is also seeking volunteers to serve as Reserve Deputies – if you are interested, send an email message to CCAA for more information.

2016-08-16 CCAA Sheriff Reserve Car Letter

September 19, 2016 | Issues and News | Comments Off on Help CCAA Raise Funds to Purchase a Reserve Deputy Car

Peterson Brothers – Farm Parody Medley

They’re at it, again. Enjoy:

August 30, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Peterson Brothers – Farm Parody Medley

CCAA at the Indiana Bacon Festival!

Carroll County is all about the Bacon – check out the Bacon Festival this Saturday – August 27 – in Downtown Delphi.  CCAA will be on hand to cook for the famous Bacon Eating Contest.

Click on the image to go to the official Indiana Bacon Festival website.

Carroll County Agriculture Association is a sponsor of the Indiana Bacon Festival.

Bacon Festival

August 24, 2016 | Events | Comments Off on CCAA at the Indiana Bacon Festival!

CCAA at Bacon Bowl!

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August 24, 2016 | Events | Comments Off on CCAA at Bacon Bowl!

Thank you for your support of the Carroll County 4H Fair!

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July 27, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Thank you for your support of the Carroll County 4H Fair!

Happy 4th of July

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July 04, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Happy 4th of July

Prevention of Grain Dust Explosion – Training

Purdue Extension imagesThree dates and locations for this training event:

  • June 22 – Columbia City
  • June 27 – Dubois
  • August 17 – Rensselaer

More information on the flyer:  OSHA Grain Dust Explosion Prevention Flyer

June 17, 2016 | Education | Comments Off on Prevention of Grain Dust Explosion – Training

2016 Carroll County Ag Tour – June 23

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June 08, 2016 | Education and Event | Comments Off on 2016 Carroll County Ag Tour – June 23

FSA County Committee Nominations Being Accepted

usda_farm_service_agencyThe nomination period for local FSA county committees begins on June 15th, 2016.  Nomination forms must be postmarked or received in the Carroll County FSA office by close of business August 1st, 2016.

To be eligible to serve on the FSA county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in an agency administered program, be eligible to vote in a county committee election and reside in the Local Administrative Area (LAA) where they are nominated.

This year, nominations and elections will be held in LAA 2, which includes Clay, Jackson, Liberty, Madison, and Monroe townships.

Producers may nominate themselves or others as candidates. Organizations representing minority and women farmers and ranchers may also nominate candidates. To become a nominee, eligible individuals must sign form FSA-669A. The form and more information about county committee elections is available online at:  www.fsa.usda.gov/elections.

Elected county committee members serve a three-year term and are responsible for making decisions on FSA disaster, conservation, commodity and price support programs, as well as other important federal farm program issues.

FSA will mail election ballots to eligible voters beginning November 7th. Ballots are due back in the CarrollCounty Office by mail or in person no later than December 5th, 2016. All newly elected county committee members and alternates will take office January 1st, 2017.

If you live in Clay, Jackson, Liberty, Madison or Monroe township, please consider serving as a member of the County Committee.  We know there are a lot of great producers in our county that would do an excellent job representing Carroll County.

June 08, 2016 | Education and Issues | Comments Off on FSA County Committee Nominations Being Accepted

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