Three meetings have been scheduled for the Clay County area to advise area farmers and landowners of important changes to their 2009 cropping programs.
Topics covered will include the new ACRES program, Direct and Counter-Cyclical program, SURE, Payment Limitations, Adjusted Gross Income, Power of Attorney and changes in conservation programs.
Meeting dates and sites are:
* Wednesday, March 11, at 1 p.m., in the Floriculture Building at the Vigo County Fairgrounds,
* Friday, March 13, at 9 a.m., at the Brazil Armory, and
* Wednesday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m., at Clay City in the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
For further information, call the Clay County FSA or NRCS Office at 446-8986.