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FSA-NRCS Joint Meeting April 2

Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service will hold a joint public meeting on Thursday April 2, 2009 at 6:30 pm at the Wabash and Erie Canal Center in Delphi, Indiana.  Major Farm Bill program changes will be presented, including the latest information on the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program.  Meeting in sponsored by Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District.  Light refreshments will be available.

For more information, joint-public-meeting-announcement

March 16, 2009 | Committees and Education and News and Resources | No Comments »

Emergency Livestock Response Training Day

Producers and Ag Businesses participate in Emergency Livestock Response Training

On July 19, 2008 a Livestock Emergency Response Training program was presented by Jennifer Woods to a group of interested responders at Excel Co-op. Indiana Packers, Tyson Foods, JBS United, TDM Hog Slat and Excel Co-op sponsored the training for about 30 people. Fire Dept.,  Police Dept., truckers and swine management personnel developed response protocol and procedures.

Items covered were: Behavior and handling, responding to livehaul incidents, recognizing injury and euthanasia, chain of command, public relations, security and what to have in the rescue unit. Lunch was provided by the Carroll County Ag. Association.

July 31, 2008 | Committees and Education | No Comments »

Members Only- Sign up for Ag Association Committees!

Summer planting is over — the fair is a fond memory — it’s time to think about….

Ag Association Committee Sign up!

Please let the Ag Association Board know where your interests lie – we would like to get the committees up and running before everyone gets busy with fall activities.

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July 30, 2008 | Committees and Members Only | No Comments »


The Scholarship Committee will develop scholarship eligibility criteria, review scholarship applications and award scholarships

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

Public Relations

The Public Relations Committee will work with the Carroll County Extension Educator and the media to promote agriculture and agribusiness in Carroll County

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

Government Affairs

The Government Affairs Committee will work with state and local government officials to promote and enhance agriculture and agribusiness in Carroll County.

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

Finance and Fund Raising

The Finance and Fund Raising Committee will approve budgets, prepare financial reports for presentation to the Board, and monitor the fiscal soundness of the Corporation.  This Committee will also assist with fund raising activities to improve the fiscal well-being of the Corporation, as well as for public benefit and scholarships

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »


The Education Committee will work with the Carroll County Extension Educator, the local schools and the local chapters of FFA to help educate our youth about agriculture and its importance in Carroll County

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

Community Activities

The Community Activities Committee will help coordinate outreach activities with the Community, including assistance at farm-related events, 4-H fair, and school events

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

Carroll County Green

The Carroll County Green Committee will assume the role of the Carroll County Green initiative toward promoting the development and local implementation of technology and management practices that protect natural resources and reduce dependence on local and imported natural resources

July 30, 2008 | Committees | No Comments »

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