Kirby Payne, executive director of the Daviess County Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced farmer and rancher candidate nominations began June 15 for local FSA county committees.
The nomination period continues through Aug. 1, 2008. Elections take place this fall.
"Farmers and ranchers can nominate themselves or any other producer for a position on the local FSA county committee," Payne said. "FSA county committees have an important role in the decision-making