Sawyer County Ag & Extension Committee Minutes
October 8, 2013 8:30 a.m. Assembly Room of Courthouse
Committee Members Present: Dean Pearson Bill Voight Hal Helwig Ron Kinsley Tweed Shuman
County Personnel Present: Lori Baltrusis Lori Laberee Ariga Grigoryan
Chairperson Pearson called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.
Approval of Agenda
Moved by Voight, seconded by Kinsley to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried.
Approval of Minutes
Moved by Kinsley, seconded by Voight to approve minutes from the September 10, 2013 meeting. Motion carried.
Sawyer County Ag. Fair Association
Ariga Grigoryan, CNRED Educator, gave slide presentation of ongoing projects highlighting updates on the Hayward area Farmers Market, State Nursery plans and the UW-Extension/LCO partnership as well as other relationships that have been built.
Approval of Vouchers
Moved by Shuman, seconded by Voight to approve vouchers. Motion carried.
Approval of Out-of-County Travel
Moved by Kinsley, seconded by Shuman to approve out of county travel. Motion carried.
Any Other Business
Laberee presented a plaque to Dean Pearson on behalf of WACEC, honoring him for 5 years of service on the UW-Extension Committee.
Helwig discussed the program and work with the school board associations to return or enhance curriculum in the schools and what the county’s role is.
Laberee invited the Ag and Extension Committee to the UWEX Meet and Greet on Tuesday, November 12, in the Main Street Entrance of the Courthouse prior to their County Board meeting.
Moved by Shuman, seconded by Kinsley to adjourn. Motion carried. Meeting adjourned at 9:08 a.m.
Respectfully submitted, Rebecca Brunner-Stroede, Recorder