Sawyer County Ag & Extension Committee Minutes
December 6, 2011
Committee Members Present: Dean Pearson Dale Thompson Bruce Paulsen
County Personnel Present: Lori Laberee Lisa Wydra Trinke McNurlin
Others Present: Chuck Aubart
Chairperson Pearson called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.
Approval of Agenda
Moved by Paulsen, seconded by Thompson to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried.
Approval of Minutes
Moved by Thompson, seconded by Paulsen to approve minutes from the November 8, 2011 meeting. Motion carried.
Sawyer County Ag. Fair Association
Agent Report – Lori Laberee, 4-H Youth Agent
Lori Laberee, 4-H Youth Agent, updated the committee on programming during the last 6 months. Laberee handed out the new Federal guidelines for non-profit organizations that 4-H must now adhere to. Discussion. Laberee has been with the UW-Extension for 10 years and in that time has focused on developing a volunteer base, expanding the number of youth involved, made a significant growth in grants received, aided in starting several community gardens and much more.
Approval of Vouchers
Moved by Paulsen, seconded by Thompson to approve vouchers. Motion carried.
Approval of Out-of-County Travel
No out of county travel this month.
Any Other Business
Moved by Paulsen, seconded by Thompson to adjourn. Motion carried. Meeting adjourned at 8:54 a.m.
Respectfully submitted, Rebecca Brunner-Stroede, Recorder