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Sorghum Board Nomination Information  
If you are interested in becoming a member of the United Sorghum Checkoff Program Board, you:

 
  • Must be a sorghum producer who is engaged in the growing of sorghum in the United States who owns, or who shares the ownership and risk of loss of, such soybeans.

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

 
For the 2014 Board, there are vacancies for five producer member positions in Kansas, Texas, Nebraska, and for two At-Large positions. The Secretary of Agriculture selects appointees from sorghum producers nominated by Certified Producer Organizations and members serve 3-year terms.

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

 

 
Additional Information
 
  Sorghum Certified Organizations Contact Information - PDF  
 
Forms
 
  Nomination for Appointment to the Sorghum Board - PDF File  
 
  Sorghum 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