General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567

Agriculture

The Agricultural Commission 


Agendas and Minutes


Created in 1967 by the Board of Supervisors, the Agricultural Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Board and the Planning Commission on all matters related to agriculture. The Agricultural Commission's scope of interest includes a wide variety of agricultural, timber and land use issues including agricultural land preservation, agricultural production, forest land preservation and forest production. The Commission also advises the Board of procedures and techniques requiring legislative or policy actions that would encourage and promote agricultural activities that are conducive to the continued well being of El Dorado County.

The Commission consists of seven members representing various aspects of the agricultural and timber industries. Following is a current membership list which shows the representative group of each member. 

MEMBERSHIP STATUS
MEMBER REPRESENTATIVE GROUP   TERM EXPIRATION  
 Greg Boeger
Agricultural Processing Industry
 January, 2024
 Dave Bolster
Fruit & Nut Farming Industry
 January, 2025
 Bill Draper Forestry/Related Industries
 January, 2024
 Chuck MansfieldFruit & Nut Farming Industry January, 2027
 Tim Neilsen
Livestock Industry
 January, 2026
 Shamarie Tong
Livestock Industry
 January, 2027
 Lloyd Walker
Other Agricultural Interests
 January, 2025


Ex-Officio Members:  LeeAnne Mila, Interim Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer

The Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer provides staff support for the Agricultural Commission and acts as Secretary to the Commission. You may contact the Agricultural Commission at:

El Dorado County Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures
311 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA 95667
Telephone: (530) 621-5520
Fax: (530) 626-4756 
eldcag@edcgov.us

 

The El Dorado County Agricultural Commission’s regularly scheduled meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. Meetings are held in the Board of Supervisors Meeting Room located at 330 Fair Lane – Building A, Placerville, California, 95667.

                                                 

All regularly scheduled meeting dates are subject to change and/or cancellation. Questions regarding the Agricultural Commission should be directed to the El Dorado County Department of Agriculture, Weights and Measures, 311 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA 95667; (530) 621-5520; fax (530) 626-4756.; e-mail eldcag@edcgov.us