Public Invited for Coffee & Conversation with Commissioner Brown and Agricultural Commission
BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture, Don Brown, invites the public to share opinions and ask questions regarding the agricultural industry during a morning social on June 8th, 2016, 7:00-8:30am, at the Bud Werner Library, 1289 Lincoln Avenue, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487.
“I encourage people to take an active role in the future of agriculture. The first step is to become part of the discussions with leaders of the industry. This morning social is a great opportunity to meet myself and our Agricultural Commission,” said Brown.
The morning social will be immediately followed by a meeting with the Colorado Agricultural Commission. They are responsible for making recommendations to the Commissioner, the Governor and the General Assembly regarding agricultural issues within the state; developing policies for preparing and enforcing rules and regulations related to agriculture; reviewing and approving all rules and regulations prior to adoption by the Commissioner; developing general policy for managing the agriculture department; and approving and monitoring the agriculture department’s budget.
The social and meeting is open to the public, free of charge, and everyone is invited to participate.
For more information on the Colorado Department of Agriculture, visit www.colorado.gov/ag.