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2010 June Survey Pre-Screening

On May 6, NASDA’s NASS Program Director Charlie Ingram went out in the field to conduct June Survey pre-screening with NASDA Field Supervisor Gedone Arant and Field Enumerator Maxine Loftin. After reviewing aerial photo maps at the NASS Florida Field Office,  we drove about 45-50 minutes southeast from Maitland to identify a land tract in Osceola County.We drove about 45-50 minutes…

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2010 Florida June Area Survey Training Workshop

NASS held a successful and productive workshop in Maitland, Florida on May 4-5, 2010 to prepare for the 2010 June Area Survey. The June Area survey is one of the largest annual NASS survey projects. It is designed to account for every acre of land, all agricultural activities, and land uses within segment boundaries. Data collected by NASDA enumerators on behalf of NASS include: crop…

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NASDA Supervisory Enumerator Workshop and NASS June Survey Workshop (Chicago, Illinois)

NASS and NASDA held  a successful joint Supervisory Enumerator Workshop and June Survey Workshop on April 27-30, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. Participants in the NASDA Supervisor Workshop included about 50 NASDA Field and Office Supervisors from 12 Midwestern and other states.  States represented were: Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, Ohio, Virginia,…

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2010 Supervisory Enumerator Advisory Council (SEAC) Meeting (Chicago, Illinois)

The Supervisory Enumerator Advisory Council (SEAC) held a productive meeting on  April 26, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. SEAC serves as a resource for providing input and advice to NASDA and NASS Headquarters on issues such as survey questionnaire design, data collection efforts,  management of NASDA enumerators, and communications. Topics discussed at the meeting included: improving…

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NIOSH Childhood Injury & Adult Occupational Injury Survey Workshop

NASS held a successful and productive workshop in Richmond, Virginia on March 23-24, 2010 to prepare for the 2010 Childhood Injury & Adult Occupational Injury Survey.  The survey is sponsored by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), an agency of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Participants in the workshop included NASS Field Office…

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2010 North Dakota ARMS III Workshop

The NASS North Dakota  Field Office held a successful  ARMS III workshop in Minot, North Dakota on February 17-19, 2010. NASDA’s NASS Program Director Charlie Ingram attended the session.  North Dakota’s NASS FO Director Darin Jantzi and NASDA Coordinator/ Ag Statistician  Kara Hagemeister led a supervisors meeting on February 17. More than 30 NASDA enumerators and 5 NASDA…

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2010 Montana ARMS III Workshop

The NASS Montana Field Office held their ARMS III training workshop on February 3-4, 2010 in Billings, Montana.  More than 25 Field Enumerators are working ARMS III, including Timothy Pegar who was one the 2009 Enumerator of the Year honorees! CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS

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2010 California ARMS III Workshop

The NASS California Field Office began gearing up for ARMS III with a workshop held in Visalia, CA on January 26-29, 2010.  California Field Office Director Vic Tolomeo and NASDA’s NASS Program Director Charlie Ingram presented awards during a luncheon on January 28.  More than 50 NASDA enumerators and 11 NASDA Supervisors participated in the ARMS workshop. #flickr_badge_source_txt…

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2010 Texas ARMS III Workshop

The NASS Texas Field Office held a successful ARMS III workshop in Abliene, Texas on January 26-27, 2010. Texas FO Director Doug Rundle and Deputy Director Joel Moore  led a meeting with the NASDA Supervisors on January 25 and NASDA’s NASS Program Director Charlie Ingram participated. More than 40 NASDA enumerators and 7 NASDA Supervisors attended the ARMS…