FSA announces county committee election results

Shawano-Menominee County U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency announced that Tim Mehlberg, of Marion, and Wayne Nischke, of Pulaski, were elected to represent their local administrative areas during the recent county committee election.

William Bowers, of Marion, and Bruce Raymakers, of Pulaski, will serve as the first alternates.

“County committee members are a critical component of the day-to-day operations of FSA,” said Emily Schildgen, county FSA executive director. “They help deliver programs at the county level and work to serve the needs of local producers.”

Nearly 7,800 FSA county committee members made up of local farmers, ranchers and foresters serve FSA offices nationwide. Each committee has three to 11 elected members who serve three-year terms.

For information, visit www.fsa.usda.gov/elections or contact the Shawano-Menominee County FSA office at 715-524-4814, ext. 2.