July 21, 2006
July 21, 2006 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) approved the cooperative agreement with the American Sheep Industry Association (ASI) for the implementation of the Wool Research, Development and Promotion Trust Fund. AMS established the agreement with ASI in 2000 to oversee the Wool Trust Program.
The agreement has been extended to September 2009 from September 2006 to administer the funds that are available as of today. Staff contact: Peter Orwick, ext 33