Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Agriculture and Extension 07/10/2012

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Sawyer County Ag & Extension Committee Minutes

July 10, 2012

8:30 am


Committee Members Present:            Dean Pearson                           Bill Voight                   Jim Bassett                                                                   Ron Kinsley                             Hal Helwig


County Personnel Present:                 Lisa Wydra                              Dave Berard                Trinke McNurlin


Others Present:                                  Chuck Aubart                         


Chairperson Pearson called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.


Approval of Agenda

Moved by Bassett, seconded by Kinsley to approve the agenda as presented.  Motion carried.

Approval of Minutes

Moved by Voight, seconded by Kinsley to approve minutes from the June 12, 2012 meeting.  Motion carried.

Audience Recognition


Sawyer County Ag. Fair Association

Chuck Aubart provided the Sawyer County Fair Association Report. He noted that the fairground is in good shape and they are ready for the fair. The property is being used by several including a circus, habitat garage sale and the Cub Scouts. Fair dates are set for August 16-19, and general admission is $13. Bassett asked about a request for funding for the new building. Aubart will check on the status.

Agent Report – Lisa Wydra, WNEP Coordinator

Monthly agent report was provided by Lisa Wydra, WNEP Coordinator. Wydra shared her list of partner agencies and an example of the new newsletter format. (Report on File).

Mission Statement

Not moving forward with committee mission statements at this time.

Approval of Vouchers

Moved by Kinsley, seconded by Bassett to approve vouchers.  Motion carried.

Approval of Out-of-County Travel

Discussion that Laberee’s travel to Bruce for summer youth camp was approved last month.

Any Other Business

Berard noted the dates and times for the household hazardous waste collection July 23, and July 28. Specifics can be found on the website


Moved by Kinsley, seconded by Bassett to adjourn.  Motion carried.  Meeting adjourned at 9:20 a.m.


Respectfully submitted, Rebecca Brunner-Stroede, Recorder