The farmer member-controlled grassroots policy development is a point of pride for our organization. Our policies are developed through a program featuring individual member participation, including study, debate, and development of policy recommendations at the local, state and national level. This bottom-up grassroots process results in positions that have been well vetted, are clear, reasonable, and responsible.

Duties and Responsibilities

Surface potential issues, debate and study them, and draft a slate of local, state and national policy recommendations to present to members at your county annual meeting.

Time Commitment

  • Attend necessary committee meetings and meetings or activities with resource people.
  • Attend training and probable issues meetings.
  • Preparation of resolutions for annual meeting.
  • Attendance and presentation of resolutions at county annual meeting.

If you are interested in getting involved with this committee contact the county office at (989) 725-5174 or [email protected].

William Bridger WillsonChair
Benjamin Michael ButcherMember
Maria Grace CarlinMember
Robert CarlinMember
Wyatt Eugene DemerlyMember
Kenneth L. DeschepperMember
Matthew A. DutcherMember
Melissa Gail HigbeeMember
Timothy Dean KieslingMember
Mr. Wayne Oliver SomersMember