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Lamb Board Nomination Information  
If you are interested in becoming a member of the American Lamb Board, you:

 
  • must be a producer, feeder, seedstock producer or first handler who markets or handles lamb or lamb products in the United States and pays the mandatory assessment.

 
  • Must be nominated by a Certified Producer Organization and submit a completed application.

 
For the 2015 Board, there are two vacancies for Producers, one vacancy for a Feeder, one vacancy for a seedstock producer, and one vacancy for a First Handler. Composed of 13 members representing two geographical regions, the Lamb Board administers a research and promotion program authorized by the Commodity Promotion, Research, & Information Act of 1966. The Secretary of Agriculture selects appointees from producers nominated by Certified Producer Organizations.

 
All eligible producers, feeders, and first handlers are invited to seek nomination for a seat on the Board by the May 16, 2014, deadline.

 

 
Additional Information
 
  Lamb Feeder Certified Organizations Contact Information - PDF  
 
  Lamb First Handler Certified Organizations Contact Information - PDF  
 
  Lamb Producer Certified Organizations Contact Information - PDF  
 
  Lamb Seedstock Certified Organizations Contact Information - PDF  
 
Forms
 
  LS 84 - Nomination for Appointment to the Lamb Board - PDF File  
 
  Lamb Board AD-755 Form- Advisory Committee Membership Background Information - PDF file  
 
  Nominee's Agreement to Serve Form - PDF file  
 
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  Last Modified Date: 03/19/2014