8/21/2013 at 12:00 a.m.
Yesterday, Gov. Mike Beebe appointed
63 Arkansans to serve on state boards and commissions. A number of those bodies are ag-related, and a number of the appointees are Arkansas Farm Bureau leaders.
• Troy Buck of Alpine, ARFB board member
; and George “Tommy” Lalman of Palestine, St. Francis County Farm Bureau board member
; were appointed to the STATE PLANT BOARD
until August 15, 2015.
• Jon Carroll of Moro, ARFB board member
, was reappointed to the ARKANSAS CORN & GRAIN SORGHUM PROMOTION BOARD
until July 1, 2015.
• John Freeman of Dumas; Donald Morton, Jr. of Des Arc; Gary Sitzer of Weiner, Poinsett County Farm Bureau board member
; Rusty Smith of Des Arc, ARFB board member
; and Joe Thrash of Conway, Faulkner County Farm Bureau board member
; were appointed to the ARKANSAS SOYBEAN PROMOTION BOARD
until June 30, 2015..
• Damon Daniels of Arkadelphia was reappointed to the ARKANSAS STATE BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR FORESTERS
until July 18, 2018.