Nominations Sought for State's Organic Council
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 02/11/2020
The Wisconsin Organic Advisory Council is now taking nominations from those interested in serving on the group's board. According to the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, four seats are now open for an organic farmer, business owner, non-profit
representative, and a member at-large.
The group works to advise government agencies and organizations on critical organic issues and supports organic production, processing and purchasing opportunities. Wisconsin ranks second in the nation for the number of organic farms.
Members serve three-year terms and attend quarterly meetings. Selected council members will begin their service at the July meeting.
People can choose to self-nominate or nominate someone else. Applications are due by March 20.
For more information or to receive nomination forms, call 608-224-5095.