Three Seats Open on Soybean Promotion Committee
Michigan Ag Connection - 04/12/2018
Every year several seats on the seven-member Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee (MSPC) board are open for appointment or reappointment by the Governor. Three of these positions will be filled this summer.
The districts seeking two people to apply for each position include:
District 2 -- Calhoun, Eaton, Hillsdale, Ingham and Jackson counties
District 4 -- Huron, Macomb, Oakland, Sanilac and St. Clair counties
District 5 -- Arenac, Bay, Lapeer, Saginaw and Tuscola counties
Interested soybean farmers residing in these districts should contact MSPC Executive Director Gail Frahm at 877-769-6424 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. The link will be provided for the online application process. All applications need to be
complete by July 31. The term starts the end of September with the first meeting being after harvest and will be in December. The program also encourage interested applicants to attend a regular MSPC board meeting to check it out. The next meeting will be at
the DoubleTree in Port Huron June 25 (from 4 to 6:30 p.m.) and June 26 (from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.) Call to RSVP if interested in attending.
Find out more about the soybean checkoff by visiting www.michigansoybean.org.