NCR-SARE Seeking Nominations for New Seat on Administrative Council
North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NCR-SARE) is accepting nominations to fill a new seat on is Administrative Council for a three-year term. Candidates should have expertise in rural sociology and/or quality of life factors pertaining to the social aspects of agricultural sustainability. Nominees should have an understanding of how the social (human) dimension of the three legs of sustainability (social, economic, and environmental) contributes to overall sustainability, including more effective adoption of sustainability approaches and considerations on sustaining families and communities involved in farming and ranching. Candidates should live and work in the 12-state North Central Region. Nominees from Illinois and Kansas are particularly welcomed. Self-nominations can be submitted until April 10, 2020.