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Agricultural Advisory Commission
Published on: 4/29/2013 12:00 AM

Agendas and Minutes

The Agricultural Advisory Commission (AAC) was formed in 1990.  Their purpose is to advise and make recommendations to the Nevada County Board of Supervisors, and other county boards, commissions, and departments, on issues affecting, or of interest to the agricultural industry. The AAC develops a framework for cooperation among agencies, interest groups, and public and private property owners for wise conservation and management of resources to benefit the County’s agricultural assets.
​Member ​Representative Group ​Term Expiration
Terry Jochim, Chair Cattle Industry​ ​3/1/18
Rich Johansen, Vice Chair ​Truck Farming Industry ​8/1/18
Laura Barhydt ​Agricultural Interests ​7/1/19
Brad Fowler ​Other Livestock Industry ​1/1/18
​Mark Henry ​Viticulture Industry 11/1/20​
Sue Hoek ​Agricultural Interests ​4/1/19
​Ed Scofield​ Board of Supervisor​ Representative​ ​​1/1/18
Pam Stone ​Equine Industry ​3/1/18
Matthew Shapero ​Agricultural Interests 1/1/18

Ex-Officio Members:

Roger Ingram - UCCE Extension Farm Advisor

Daniel Chatigny, Interim Agricultural Commissoner


The Nevada County Agricultural Commissioner provides staff support to the Agricultural Advisory Commission.  They may be reached at:

Nevada County Department of Agriculture, Weights and Measures

950 Maidu Avenue, Suite 170

Nevada City, CA 95959

(530) 470-2690


2017 Meeting Dates

 Meetings are held bi-monthly in the Nevada County Board of Supervisor's Chambers, located at the Rood Center: 

950 Maidu Ave, Nevada City, California.  Meeting start time is 6:00 p.m.


January 18, 2017

March 15, 2017

May 17, 2017

July 19, 2017

September 20, 2017

November 15, 2017