USDA announced the nomination period for local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees begins on June 15.  To be eligible to serve on an FSA county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in a program administered by FSA, be eligible to vote in a county committee election and reside in the local administrative area where the person is nominated.  Nomination forms for the 2014 election must be postmarked or received in the local USDA Service Center by close of business on August 1.