Billy Moss
Area Livestock Teacher
North Region FFA
204 Four Towers - UGA
Athens, GA  30602
Ph: 706-542-9775
F: 706-542-9602
"The Georgia 4-H and FFA youth livestock program
provides opportunites to develop life skills and
enhance knowledge in an ethical manner."
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"Myers, Lee" <[log in to unmask]>
09/07/2005 08:31 PM

        Subject:        FW: Hurricane Katrina Assistance Request from
Commissioner Lester     Spell - Mississippi

First request received for agricultural assistance.  I am certain there
will be more.   See instructions below.

Thank you in advance for any assistance.


Lee M. Myers, DVM, MPH, Dipl. ACVPM
State Veterinarian
Assistant Commissioner of Animal Industry
Georgia Department of Agriculture
19 MLK Jr., Drive
Atlanta, GA   30334

Office:   404-656-3671
Fax:       404-657-1357
Cell:      404-895-5658

Email:    [log in to unmask]

-----Original Message-----
From: Carroll, Michelle
Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2005 9:29 AM
To: Schronce, Arty; Crea, Dominick A.; Evans, Mike; Gray, Tommy; Harris,
Bobby; Harron, Jim; Higgins-Yali, J. Gregory; Myers, Lee; Smoak,
Cameron; Sutton, James D.
Subject: FW: Hurricane Katrina Assistance Request from Commissioner
Lester Spell - Mississippi

-----Original Message-----
From: Rick Kirchhoff [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2005 8:59 AM
To: A. G. Kawamura (E-mail); Adrian Polansky (E-mail); Andy Miller
(E-mail); Bob Odom (E-mail); Charles Bronson (E-mail); Charles Hartke
(E-mail); Charles Kuperus (E-mail); Darryl Little (E-mail); Dennis Wolff
(E-mail); Don Henderson (E-mail); Donald Ament (E-mail); Donald Butler
(E-mail); Douglas Gillespie (E-mail); Fred Dailey (E-mail); Fred Ferrell
(E-mail); Gene Hugoson (E-mail); Greg Ibach (E-mail); Gus Douglass
(E-mail); Hugh Weathers (E-mail); J. Carlton Courter III (E-mail); John
Baugh (E-mail); John Etchepare (E-mail); Katy Coba (E-mail); Ken Givens
(E-mail); Kenneth Ayars (E-mail); Larry DeVilbiss (E-mail); Larry
Gabriel (E-mail); Lawrence Lewis (E-mail); Leonard Blackham (E-mail);
Lester Spell (E-mail); Lewis Riley (E-mail); Luis Rivero Cubano
(E-mail); Michael Scuse (E-mail); Miley Gonzalez (E-mail); Mitch Irwin
(E-mail); Nancy Peterson (E-mail); Nathan Rudgers (E-mail); Pat Takasugi
(E-mail); Patty Judge (E-mail); Prelli Philip (E-mail); Richie Farmer
(E-mail); Robert Spear (E-mail); Rod Nilsestuen (E-mail); Roger Johnson
(E-mail); Ron Sparks (E-mail); Rufo Lujan (E-mail); Sandra Lee Kunimoto
(E-mail); Stephen Taylor (E-mail); Steve Kerr (E-mail); Steve Troxler
(E-mail); Susan Combs (E-mail); Terry Peach (E-mail); Irvin, Tommy;
Valoria Loveland (E-mail)

Subject: Hurricane Katrina Assistance Request from Commissioner Lester
Spell - Mississippi

September 6, 2005

Due to the recent hurricane disaster, Commissioner Lester Spell (MS) is
requesting the assistance of fellow Commissioners, Secretaries, and
Directors.  The livestock industry in the Mid-South is in immediate need
of the following:  barbed wire, t-posts, t-post clips, t-post drivers,
water troughs, hay rings, electric fencing supplies, solar fence
chargers, and bagged livestock feed.

Any donations should be directed to the Mississippi Department of
Agriculture and Commerce.  The Department has storage,
loading/unloading, and dispersal capabilities from the State Fairgrounds
in Jackson, Mississippi.  The Department will be working with the
Mississippi Cattlemen's Association in dispensing the donated supplies.
For more information, please contact the following:

Greg Young: 601.359.1100; 601.214.1344; [log in to unmask]
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> Sammy Blossom, Mississippi Cattlemen's