Arkansas Data Collection Center Hosts Enumerator Training for CAPS

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The Arkansas Data Collection Center (DCC) in Little Rock, Arkansas held enumerator training on August 10 for the Small Grains County Agricultural Production Survey (CAPS). NASDA’s NASS Program Director Charlie Ingram and NASS HQ, Data Collection Coordination Section Head Amy Bailey participated in the session, along with AR-DCC Coordinator Ronnie Mitchel, and Delta Regional Director Eugene Young and Deputy Jill Bishop. A highlight of the session was an awards ceremony to recognize enumerators, coaches and supervisors for their work.

The AR-DCC is one of 5 NASS Data Collection Centers (DCCs) and employs part-time NASDA phone enumerators who collect agricultural survey data on behalf of NASS from farmers and ranchers in the region and across the country.