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IGPA Timeline History | 60 Years Of Serving Idaho

IGPA Timeline History

IGPA Timeline History
2016
November 21

IGPA’s First Female Executive Board Member

January 21

Barley Crop Insurance Improvements

2015
March 21

Effective Transition of Executive Director | Stacey Hired

March 21

Hired Rich Garber as Lobbyist and Increased Legislative Efforts

January 21

Idaho Truck Weights Increased

2014
December 21

ID Grain Producers and ID Cattle Association Working on Resolving Open Range Issue without Going to Legislature

December 21

Fish & Game Trespass Law

February 21

Set Up Endowment Fund at the University of Idaho

2013
January 21

IGPA Mentor Program Starts

January 21

Expanding malt barley capacity – GNW-2013

2012
January 21

Worked with EPA on Dust Issue

January 21

Legislature to Increase Assessment From 2 Cents to 5 Cents

2010
January 21

Barley Crop Insurance Improvements

2009
January 21

Stopping Cap and Trade Legislation

2008
December 21

Approval of Monsanto’s Blackfoot Bridge Mine

2007
December 21

Bringing in Younger Producers Which Changed the Dynamics of IGPA

2006
January 21

Working Together with WA and OR to Provide a Quality Convention for Growers

January 21

Field Burning Reinstated

2005
January 21

Putting Three Grain Groups Together in Same Building Increasing in Synergy

2002
January 21

Expanded Influence at National Level with the National Association of Wheat Growers, National Barley Growers Association

2000
January 21

Property Tax Exemption on Farm Equipment

1999
January 21

Worked with Fish and Game on Depredation Dollars

1996
January 21

Barley Crop Insurance Improvements

January 21

Expanding malt barley capacity – Busch-1996

1995
January 21

Two National Presidents From Idaho

January 21

Expanding Malt Barley Capacity – Intergrow

1990
January 21

Indemnity Fund

1980
February 21

Working with Food Producers of Idaho

January 21

Influence on river system – ongoing

Here is a list of IGPA’s accomplishments over the past 25 years. It’s pretty impressive. Do you have something to add to the list? Email staff and let them know – together, let’s build a comprehensive list of IGPA’s accomplishments over the past 60 years!

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Disclaimer: all of these events and dates were recollections of IGPA board members and past presidents. If we missed something or got something wrong, let us know and we’ll get it fixed!