Iowa Seeks Nominations for Local Food and Farm Program Advisory Council

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig today welcomed Iowans and interested organizations to nominate qualified individuals to serve on the Local Food and Farm Program Advisory Council. The Council exists to support and advise statewide efforts to increase the availability of locally grown, raised, and produced foods. Openings include positions for a poultry producer, a livestock producer, a dairy producer, a fruit or vegetable producer, a food hub manager, and two people engaged in local or regional community food organizations, as well as numerous positions related to processing, food service, and marketing. Nominations must be submitted by October 15, 2022.