Have ideas on how USDA can tailor its programs to better meet the organic fruit and vegetable industry's needs?
Nominate yourself or a colleague to join the 25-member Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee. Appointed by Secretary Vilsack, members represent the diverse spectrum of fruit and vegetable growers and serve terms of 2-3 years.
USDA encourages nominees who reflect the full diversity of the fruit and vegetable industry, including business size, industry role, sex, race/ethnicity, age, location, and production methods. Board members are reimbursed for travel and associated expenses.
Submitting a Nomination
Deadline: December 26, 2013
Email the following information or fax it to (202) 720-0016:
- Fax number
AMS will send nominated individuals the appropriate forms.
Additional Fruit + Vegetable Board Info
Questions? Email Pamela Stanziani or call (202) 690-0182.