ASI Executive Board, Summary of Actions, May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013

The Executive Board moved full endorsement of a proposed lending program for sheep purchases with a portion of funds available in the Sheep Loan Fund of the National Livestock Producers Association to further promote the ASI Lets Grow campaign. 
The Executive Board moved unanimous support to request up to $5 million in lamb meat purchases under the section 32 commodity purchase program of USDA in order to strengthen prices for sheep producers.