North Carolina Small Grain Growers Association

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The NC Small Grain Growers Association 2019 Assessment Referendum will be held at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Cumberland County Center, in our lobby on August 7, 2019, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
ELIGIBILITY:  Any NC farmer who is a grower of small grain (wheat, oats, rye, barley, grain sorghum and canola/rapeseed). A farmer/grower must sign an affidavit sheet claiming age, ownership, and residency.
AGE:  Any farmer/grower over the age of 18 on August 7, 2019.
BALLOT SPECIFICS:  “Yes” indicates a vote in favor of continuing the state assessment program on small grain. “No” indicates a vote against continuing the state assessment on small grain.
OWNERSHIP CHALLENGES:  A farmers/grower’s age, residency, and ownership status can be challenged.
ABSENTEE VOTING:  There will NO Absentee Voting.
SIGN-IN SHEET:  Voters will need to sign an affidavit attesting to residency (sign-in sheet)
ONE DAY TO VOTE:  August 7, 2019.
BALLOTS:  All ballots must be placed in the box.
QUESTIONS:  Should you have any questions about the referendum, please call the office of the NC Small Grain Growers Association at 919-809-8657.