Agriculture & Water

 

The Agriculture & Water Committee provides Western legislators with a forum to discuss issues relating to agriculture and water. The committee members engage in policy discussions and the exchange of information about agriculture and its role in our economy and food supply, as well as how to better manage our regional water supply.

 

 

CHAIR

Senator Gail Schwartz

Colorado

 

VICE CHAIR

Representative Frank Pratt

Arizona

 

For more information on the Agriculture & Rural Affairs Commitee, please contact CSG West staff: Jason Burruel by phone (916) 553-4423 or email: jburruel@csg.org

 

Click here for full committee roster.

 

2014  Annual Meeting

 

Click here to view the agenda for the 2014 meeting.

 

Presentation - Ron P. Carleton, Deputy Commissioner, Colorado Department of Agriculture

 

Presentation - Bennie L. Osburn, Director Outreach and Training, Dean Emeritus, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine

 

Presentation - Dr. Stuart W. Styles, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

 

Food Safety Modernization Act

 

Committee Meeting Summaries

 

August 1, 2013 - 66th Annual CSG West Annual Meeting

 

Click here to view the agenda for the 2013 meeting.

 

Commitee Resolutions

 

Resolution on Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling

 

 

 

Agriculture Policy Briefs

EPA's Proposal to remove 72 Chemicals from Pesticides

Agriculture and your State's Economy

Qugga Mussels Spreading in the West

 

 

Ag Clips - A service of the regional offices of The Council of State Governments

To subscribe to AgClips, the weekly e-newsletter providing a roundup of agriculture and rural development news from the regional offices of The Council of State Governments, and State Agriculture and Rural Leaders, send an e-mail to corr@sarl.us  with "subscribe-agclips" in the subject line.