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Class III - Small Farmer Agricultural Leadership Institute Graduation, March 24, 2011
SU Ag Center Holds Third Leadership Class Graduation Ceremony in DC
BATON ROUGE, LA, 3/25/2011 – The Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension held its 3rd Leadership Class Graduation Ceremony in DC, March 24.
The Class of 2011 Small Farmer Agricultural Leadership Institute numbered 28 small farmers from across the nation. This illustrious group received certificates of completion during a graduation ceremony in Washington, DC. The ceremony, which concluded a two-year intensive program of study, was held at USDA headquarters. Leodrey Williams, SU Ag Center Chancellor, Gina E. Eubanks, Vice Chancellor for Extension and Dawn Mellion-Patin, Institute Director, graced the occasion along with USDA officials.