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Making Decisions and Understanding the 2014 Farm Bill

Date Published: 12/09/2014 4:25PM


A series of meetings to provide information and analysis to assist producers and landowners understand what's required and make decisions. Meetings will be conducted by University of Georgia agricultural economists Nathan Smith and Don Shurley, the USDA Farm Service Agency, and the USDA Risk Management Agency. Questions and answers and discussion will be included.

Topics to be covered include:

Dates and Locations:

DECEMBER 12, 2014

Fort Valley State University
C.W. Pettigrew Center
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

DECEMBER 15, 2014

UGA Tifton Conference Center
15 RDC Road
Tifton, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

Cloud Livestock Facility
1300 East River Road
Bainbridge, GA
4 - 6:30 p.m.

DECEMBER 16, 2014

Terrell County 4-H Pavilion
2674 Albany Highway
Dawson, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

Brooks County Ag Annex
400 East Courtland Avenue
Quitman, GA
4 - 6:30 p.m.

DECEMBER 17, 2014

Captains Corner Restaurant
201 Stockyard Road
Vidalia, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

Burke County Office Park
715 West 6th Street
Waynesboro, GA
4 - 6:30 p.m.

DECEMBER 18, 2014

Clarence Brown Conf. Center
5450 State Route 20
Cartersville, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

Jackson EMC
85 Spratlin Mill Road
Hull, GA
4 - 6:30 p.m.

DECEMBER 19, 2014

Blueberry Warehouse
199 Tobacco Lane
Alma, GA
9:30 a.m. - Noon

**9:30 am meetings will conclude with lunch at noon; 4:00 pm meetings will conclude with dinner at 6:30. If planning to attend, please contact your local Extension office with name(s) and number planning to attend and which location planning to attend. This will be forwarded to the Host county/location to assist in planning for materials and the meal.

Sponsored by: FVSU Cooperative Extension Program, UGA Cooperative Extension, Farm Bureau, Farm Credit Associations of Georgia, FSA, RMA, USDA