Farm Service Agency County Committee Nomination Period Begins June 15
The nomination period for county committees of the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) begins June 15. The FSA county committees provide farmers with the opportunity to make decisions concerning how federal farm programs are administered at the local level and to play a critical role in the day-to-day operations of FSA.
County committees are composed of farmers and ranchers elected by other producers in their communities. Farmers may nominate themselves or others. Interested parties can complete the nomination form online. Please note that the 2017 nomination forms must be postmarked or received by your local FSA office by August 1, 2017. You can find you local FSA office, and further information, online.