FSA Committee nomination deadline is Aug. 1

Published 10:29 am Friday, July 15, 2011

WINTON – The final date for farmers to nominate persons to serve on the Hertford FSA County Committee is August 1.

The nomination form must be received in the County Office or postmarked no later than August 1, 2011.  Any eligible FSA voter in the county can nominate someone else, or themselves, to be on the ballot, but the person nominated must be a farmer and live in the Murfreesboro-Como FSA Local Administrative Area (LAA 2).  Ballots will be mailed to eligible voters in LAA 2 on November 4 and must be returned to the FSA Office no later than close of business on December 5.

According to Bill Earley, Director of FSA in the county, nominees must sign and date the nomination form agreeing to serve if elected.  Anyone having any questions can contact him at 358-7842 or by email at bill.earley@nc.usda.gov.