Milk Marketing Board Elections Are Underway

5/21/17 – Dodge County dairy farmers have until this Thursday (May 25) to vote for the candidate running for an open seat on the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board. Becky Levzow of Rio is the nominee for District 19 which includes Dodge and Columbia counties. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection mailed ballots to eligible dairy producers during the first week of May. Elected producers will serve three-year terms beginning July 1, 2017. Eligible producers who have not received a ballot can contact Debbie Gegare, DATCP Market Orders program coordinator, at 608-224-5116 or [email protected] to request a ballot. Completed ballots must be signed and sent to WI DATCP, Marketing Order Program, P.O. Box 8911, Madison, WI 53708-8911. Unsigned ballots will not be counted.