Archive for September, 2010

The PDCA non-AGM: What’s Going On?!

September 21st, 2010 by Kim

Ryder gets a bath.

Jeff & I had planned for a nice weekend getaway in the Atlanta area, centered around the Purebred Dexter Cattle Association national show & sale and annual general meeting at the Coweta Co. Fairgrounds on Sept. 17-18.  I have been troubled by the problems & conflict among the organization’s leadership that have become evident over the last several months, and was extremely disappointed to find out that the AGM was suffering because of those issues.  It was scaled back to a few simple demonstrations, a seminar by a guest speaker, and a small classification clinic….no show, no sale….but every non-profit organization is required to have an annual meeting, so that was definitely still on.  We decided to go anyway, because we wanted to find out first-hand what is going on, and if the Association can survive it. (more…)