The Grant County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Committee election is Dec. 6 for Local Administrative Area #1, which includes Kimberly, Monument, Long Creek, Ritter, Dale and Granite areas. Farm Service Agency Committees administer farm programs at county and area levels.

Farmers and ranchers within the area are eligible to vote.

Farmers and ranchers eligible to vote are also eligible to run for a seat on the county committee.

If you are interested in nominating yourself or any other person as a candidate, a signed nomination form is needed.

The form includes a statement that the candidate agrees to serve if elected. Nomination forms can be requested from the Grant County office and must be returned by Sept. 3.

For more information, or to be added to the voters list, visit the Grant County Farm Service Agency Office at 721 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, or call (541) 575-1274, Ext. 2.

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