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Agricultural Advisory Committee

Purpose 
Provides review and recommendations to the Whatcom County Council on issues that affect agriculture.  The AAC also provides a forum for farmers and others interested in enhancing and promoting the long-term viability of Whatcom County agriculture.

Authority  ORD 2009-002, WCC 2.34
Contact Person  Whatcom County Executive´s Office, (360) 676-6717

Member Specifications: 

Representatives of:

  • Whatcom County Conservation District Board
  • Whatcom Farm Friends
  • Agricultural Processor (Large and small scale producers of various agricultural commodities)
  • Agricultural Products Consumer, citizen representative
  • Agricultural Programs, citizen representative

Ex-Officio:

  • Representative of WSU Cooperative Extension
  • Natural Resource Conservation Service
  • FFA Youth
  • Whatcom County Department of Planning and Development Services

Vacancies SeeExecutive Vacancies List

Term Limit  Two Consecutive Full Terms

Term Length  Four Years

Number of Members  Thirteen

Date of  Formation  02/08/2000

Meetings Held  Monthly October through May