The farmer member-controlled grassroots policy development is a point of pride for our organization. Our policies are developed through a program featuring individual member participation, including study, debate, and development of policy recommendations at the local, state and national level. This bottom-up grassroots process results in positions that have been well vetted, are clear, reasonable, and responsible.
Duties and Responsibilities
Surface potential issues, debate and study them, and draft a slate of local, state and national policy recommendations to present to members at your county annual meeting.
- Attend necessary committee meetings and meetings or activities with resource people.
- Attend training and probable issues meetings.
- Preparation of resolutions for annual meeting.
- Attendance and presentation of resolutions at county annual meeting.