​Palm Beach County Agricultural Enhancement Council

Board of County Commissioners Advisory Board on Agriculture
Membership 2015-2018

Member

Represents

​Angela Pope, Chair

​Agricultural Lending

​Dave Self, Vice-Chair

​Nursery Industry

​Glenn Whitworth, Jr.

​Agricultural Reserve Grower

Rick Roth​

​Farm Bureau

​Antonio de Corral

Sugarcane Industry

​Stephen Basore

​Value-Added Vegetable Industry​

​John Taylor

​Agricultural Supplier

​Jesus Garza

​EAA Vegetable Industry

​Richard Faver

​Equestrian Industry

 

Powers under County Resolution 94-1760

The Agricultural Enhancement Council shall have the authority to:

  • Hold public information meetings for the purpose of receiving Public input or matters relating to the agricultural industry.  All meetings shall be held in accordance with Section 286.011, Florida Statutes.

  • Review and make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on all matter relating to problems and programs affecting the agricultural industry in Palm Beach County.

  • Recommend priorities for maintaining and promulgating the existence of agricultural industries within the County.

  • Recommend methods to facilitate the continued operation of agricultural businesses within Palm Beach County.

 

2018 Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held at the Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Complex Conference Room
559 N. Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415

 

January 10, 2018  2:30 p.m.  (Cancelled)

May 16, 2018  2:30 pm

August 15, 2018  2:30 pm

November 14, 2018 2:30 PM