newsletter highlighting veterinary issues for
December 17, 2003 Volume 1, Number 3
In This Issue
· Former Illinois Governor Indicted
· Looking for Sponsors at the ISVMA Annual Conference
Category of Links
The 34th Annual Illinois Ag Legislative Day (IALD) is
scheduled for March 24, 2004. This event provides an opportunity for
representatives from over 60 farm and agricultural commodity or organizations
and other diverse agriculture interest groups to meet with the respective
state senators and representatives as well as the other sponsoring
organizations. In addition to creating an Ag Day at the Capitol, participants
have an opportunity to become better acquainted and to establish networking
relationships to impact issues that affect
If you know of any groups that would be interested in participating in this event, please have them contact Delayne Reeves at the Illinois Department of Agriculture – (217) 524-9129.
Former Illinois Governor Indicted
The indictment alleges
Ryan received illegal cash payments and gifts, vacations and personal
services. It says members of his family got cash loans and gifts totaling
Sponsors Needed for ISVMA Conference
An exciting and informative program is scheduled for the ISVMA 122nd Annual Convention! The prospectus and registration materials will be on their way in a matter of days. Encourage your colleagues to attend this meeting. It is important for them to support their state association and the ISVMA Convention is one of the country’s best sources for non-branded, high-quality continuing education.
We are still searching for a few important sponsors. If you have any contacts with large vendors that may be willing to sponsor lunches, refreshment breaks or receptions, please notify Peter Weber at the ISVMA offices.