North Central Indiana Cow-Calf Workshop February 26th

cow-calf graphicPurdue University Cooperative Extension Service invites you to their “Cow-Calf Workshop” from 9:00a-11:30a on February 26th at the Stony Pike Livestock Auction Facility in Logansport. Get a market update, discuss market trends and expectations and hear presentations specific to current topics in the industry. See the attached flyer for more information.

January 31, 2016 | Education and Event | Comments Off on North Central Indiana Cow-Calf Workshop February 26th

2016 Central Indiana Pork Conference – Tuesday March 8th

2016 Pork Conference graphicPurdue Extension, Local Faces (Countless Connections), and the Clinton Prairie Jr./Sr. High School team up to bring you the 2016 Central Indiana Pork Conference. This one-day conference (9a-4p) takes place at the Clinton Prairie High School in Frankfort and will provide producers with information and tools to assist them in facing today’s issues in this changing industry. More information and a registration form on the attached flyer.

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Management Series Kicks off aimed specifically at Women in Farming

Iowa State Extension/Annie's ProjectA new series geared towards empowering women in farming launches in February. With evening sessions (6:00p-8:00p) on February 15th, February 29th, and March 7th, the FREE Purdue Extension program focuses on management strategies to improve your farm business. More information, and a registration form on the flyer.

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Bi-County Soil Conservation Workshop Feb 18 9-noon

The Purdue Cooperative Extension Service offices in conjunction with the Soil & Water Conservation Districts in White and Carroll Counties are offering a three-hour workshop on Thursday, February 18th at the 4-H Community Building in Reynolds, Indiana.

RSVP by February 10th to one of the offices listed on page 2 of the flyer.

January 31, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Bi-County Soil Conservation Workshop Feb 18 9-noon

Third House – 2016 – Meet your Legislators

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Take this opportunity to meet with the State Senators & State Representatives who represent Carroll County in the 2016 Session.

Hear first hand what’s going on in State Government and learn about the impact it may have on you, your family, and your business.

Ask questions. Voice your concerns.

Senators BRANDT HERSHMAN & RANDY HEAD
Representatives DON LEHE & HEATH VANNATTER

Carroll County Chamber

Sponsored by the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce

Saturday, February 6 ~ 7:30-9:00am
Hippensteel Tribute Center, 405 Cottage St., Delphi

Saturday, March 5 ~ 7:30am-9:00am
Flora Park Event & Education Center (4H Building)

Saturday, April 2 ~ 7:30am-9:00am
Hippensteel Tribute Center, 405 Cottage St.,  Delphi

Audience participation is encouraged.
THREE opportunities to participate….attend one session or all three

Refreshments will be served.

For complete updates and information from the Indiana General Assembly, visit: iga.in.gov

FIND YOUR LEGISLATOR

For Additional Information, contact Julia Leahy at (765)564-6757 or (765)564-8221 (Julia@CarrollCountyChamber.com).

January 22, 2016 | Events and Issues | Comments Off on Third House – 2016 – Meet your Legislators

Nominate a Torch Bearer for the Bicentennial (Deadline January 31)

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The Bicentennial Torch will be in Carroll County on Thursday, October 6 and we have the opportunity to have up to 20 torchbearers.  Bonnie Maxwell and I are coordinating the Relay and need your help. Nominations for torchbearers are open until January 31 and we are seeking nominees from all over Carroll County.

Please consider nominating as many individuals you feel are worthy of this great honor. There is a selection committee who will review the nominations and determine who will  carry the torch on its journey through our county the afternoon of October 6.

Overview

The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay was created to honor Hoosiers who have demonstrated exceptional public service, achievement, acts of heroism and/or volunteer service to their neighborhood, community, region or state. Torchbearers will be Hoosiers, representing all walks of life. More than 1,800 torchbearers will be selected to carry the torch.

Nomination Form

Please download and complete this Indiana Bicentennial Torchbearer Nomination Form and send to:

Julia Leahy, Carroll County Chamber
P.O. Box 175, Delphi 46923

OR drop off at the Clerk’s offices at:  City of Delphi, Town of Flora, Town of Camden, or Town of Burlington municipal offices.

There is also an on-line version of the form: http://www.in.gov/ibc/torchrelay/3459.htm.

Questions:  call Julia at 765-564-8221 or email:  Julia Leahy

DEADLINE is January 31

January 18, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Nominate a Torch Bearer for the Bicentennial (Deadline January 31)

CCAA Member Meeting January 23

2016 CCAA Member Meeting Notice

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CCAA and TDM Hog Slat Scholarship Applications Available

ScholarshipCCAA and TDM Hog Slat award annual scholarships to students who have demonstrated an interest in, or plan to study, agriculture.

Application deadline has been extended to January 31.

Interested students are invited to download and complete the application and mail it to CCAA, PO Box 62, Flora IN  46929.

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Steve Brown Retires FSA – Open House January 6

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Purdue Extension: FREE Succession (Farm) Planning Webinar (January 5th)

Purdue Extension Women in Agriculture Team is offering up a FREE webinar on Succession Planning for your farming business. Join Renee Wiatt (Purdue Farm Succession Planning Team) as she discusses some of theconcepts behind succession planning along with the various steps that one might take when starting their succession plan.

Date: January 5, 2016
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm EST

Register here: https://ag.purdue.edu/Extension/wia/Pages/webinars.aspx

Flyer: WIA Webinar – Succession Planning

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December 16, 2015 | Education and Event | Comments Off on Purdue Extension: FREE Succession (Farm) Planning Webinar (January 5th)

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