WY Board of Ag to Meet in Casper Print

THE MEETING WILL START BETWEEN 10:30 am and 11:00 am DUE TO WEATHER AND TRAVEL ISSUES. Thanks for your understanding.

The Wyoming Board of Agriculture will meet in Casper, WY at the Wyoming Game and Fish office on December 5, 2016.

The Wyoming Board of Agriculture will meet from 10:00 a.m. and will adjourn at 1:30 p.m. to attend the Wyoming Stock Grower’s Winter Roundup Convention & Trade Show on December 5, 2016. During the meeting, the Board will receive reports on the Rangeland Health Assessment Program, discuss Water Quality and Conservation Districts, receive an update on the Agriculture Producer Research Grant Program, discuss long range plan base funding, and hear updates on the beef market and trade issues. Along with this, the Board will receive an update on the Wyoming Department of Agriculture and handle any other business as needed.

There will be a chance for public comment during the meeting.

The Board of Agriculture enforces the rules and regulations of the Wyoming Department of Agriculture. Seven board members are appointed by the governor for six-year terms to represent geographical areas of the state. Board members include: Jana Ginter, District 1; Jim Rogers, District 2; Shaun Sims, District 3; Amanda Hulet, District 4; Alison Lass, District 5; Bryan Brost, District 6; and Kevin Schieffer., District 7. Youth Board Members include: Kendall Roberts, Southeast; Richard Schlenker, Northwest; John Hansen, Southwest; and Cameron Smith, Northeast.

A full agenda with call in information for the meeting can be found at http://wyagric.state.wy.us/boa/agenda.

The call in number for the meeting is available on the agenda and the Wyoming Game and Fish office in Casper is located at 3030 Energy Lane.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternate formats will be made available for individuals with disabilities upon request in advance of the meeting.