USDA announced it is seeking nominations to the Advisory Committee on Agriculture Statistics. The committee advises USDA on the scope, timing and content of periodic agricultural censuses, surveys of agriculture and other related industries.
The committee consists of 20 members representing agriculture producers, national farm organizations, agricultural economists rural sociologists, farm policy analysts, educators, state agricultural organizations, and agriculture-related business and marketing experts.
Nomination forms are available at www.usda.gov/documents/OCIO_AD_Master_2012.pdf. They are due October 24.