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Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008, Farm Program Training
Wednesday, May 6, 2009 • Posted May 6, 2009

Date: May 14, 2009

Location: Jacoby’s Café, Melvin TX

2:00 Welcome, Introductions, Review of Agenda

2:15 Overview of 2008 Farm Bill

Bill Thompson- Extension Economist, Texas AgriLife Extension Service

2:45 Payment Limitations, Direct Attribution and Adjusted Gross Income Thresholds

Bobby Schmidt- McCulloch County FSA Executive Director

3:15 Break

3:30 Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance

Wade Polk-Risk Management Specialist, Texas AgriLife Extension Service

3:45 Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) and ACRE Decision Aid Software

Bill Thompson-Extension Economist, Texas AgriLife Extension Service

4:45 Questions and Evaluations

Contact the McCulloch County AgriLIFE Extension Office for more information or to RSVP by May 13, 2009.

Vance Christie

CEA-Ag & Natural Resources

McCulloch County

114 W. Main

Brady, TX 76825


Educational programs of Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin.

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