County to form Agricultural Advisory Committee, seeks applicants

Clark County is forming an Agricultural Advisory Committee and seeking applicants interested in serving on the volunteer panel. Membership is open to Clark County residents who have knowledge of, experience in or a connection to agriculture in the county.

The committee will advise the Board of County Councilors on policies and regulations that affect agriculture. The committee’s work could include preparing an economic analysis of local agriculture, identifying current services that support farming, and developing an action plan outlining the business growth potential of agriculture in the county.

Interested residents must submit a letter of qualifications and resume to Jennifer Clark, County Manager’s Office, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA, 98666-5000. Applications also can be faxed to 360-397-6058 or emailed to Application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25.