96th Annual Meeting scheduled for March 22
January 29, 2018
Notice is hereby given that the 96th annual meeting of the Wayne County Farm Bureau will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the First Christian Church, 100 West Center Street in Fairfield, IL beginning at 6:00 p.m.
The business meeting will include approval of the minutes of last year’s annual meeting, treasurer’s report, acts and deeds of the board, selection of delegates to the 2018 Illinois Farm Bureau annual meeting, President’s report, Manager’s report, affiliate reports, amendment to the bylaws, and any other business that may properly come before the membership.
Elections will be held in the following districts:
District 2 – Zif, Elm River & Jasper Townships - Fred Blessing
District 4 – Barnhill Township - Anthony Vaughan
District 6 – Bedford, Lamard, & E ½ Keith - Robert Pearce
District 8 – Four Mile, Arrington, & Orel - Timothy Chambliss
At-Large – All Wayne County - Randy Ellis
2018 Nominating Committee members are Jim Rush, Larry Reed, David White, Frank Buchanan, and Mark Bunnage.
At the request of a voting member, an amendment to Article 2, Section 12. Nomination. and Article 3, Section 1, Number & Authority. of the Bylaws of the Wayne County Farm Bureau will be presented to the membership for their approval. Click here to view the proposed amendment to the bylaws.
Voting members in good standing as of March 1, 2018 are eligible to vote. Members must cast their ballot in person at the annual meeting.
Young Leader Committee members will be collecting non-perishable food donations for the Young Leader
Harvest for All Program. Members are asked to bring food items to the meeting.
The meeting will be preceded by dinner.
Registration is requested by March 15, 2018. Register by calling the office at 618-842-3342 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.