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Annual report: county agricultural committee, Winnebago County: November 1, 1939 to October 31, 1940

Farm credit,   p. 26 PDF (206.3 KB)


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    5. Value of Planning Committeo
       as Agricultural Committee receive valuable ideas frcri
          recommendations.
       b. Suggestions for extension program received from
          practically all agricultural interests in county.
       c. Long time extension program is developed.
       d. Activities of rural organizations are coordinated behind
           a single extension program.
       0. Rural org:n'-zations feel that county extension program
           is their program,
       fee Problems £acing county agriculture and home making are
           listed according to importance. Urgent problems
           worked upon immediately and lesser problems let go for
           a while.
        go More people know about the extension program.
        h. Recommondations for solving problams are received.
        i. County agent's program bccoi- s truly the county program,
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1. County Agent cooperated with the
    a. Federal Land Bank
    b. Farm Security Administration
    c. Production Credit .Administration
    d, Surplus Focd Stamp Plan
2. Federal Tenant-Purchasc plan of Farm Credit secured for county.
    a. 'WTinnobago County made eligible for Tonant-Purcha 90' loans
       on July 1, 1040,
    b. Committeo of three to   nminister the program in the county
       was appointed by the agricultural committee.
         1. Comr'ittee is functioning nowU
    c. Plan -- Youngr fPrm t nants owning personal property may
       borrow up to 10M0 to buy a fann upon recommendations of the
       county Tenant Purchase Committoe.
    de Co.u.iittoo is working to select eligible farms ead cligibic
       b'-rrowors. No loans made to date.


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