News Release
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Media Contacts:
CDFA Public Affairs, (916) 654-0462
steve.lyle@cdfa.ca.gov
CDFA ANNOUNCES VACANCIES ON THE CERTIFIED FARMERSí MARKET ADVISORY COMMITTEE
CDFA
Release #17-077

SACRAMENTO, December 1, 2017 -- CDFA is announcing 18 vacancies on the California Certified Farmersí Market Advisory Committee (CFMAC).  The CFMAC advises the secretary of agriculture on issues related to the direct marketing of agriculture products at certified farmersí markets.
 
The CFMAC vacancies are for active certified producers and certified farmersí market operators or representatives. The term of office is up to two years.  Members receive no compensation, but are entitled to payment of necessary traveling expenses in accordance with the rules of the California Department of Human Resources.
 
Interested individuals should complete a Prospective Member Appointment Questionnaire, available at https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/is/i_&_c/pdfs/CFM-PMAQ.pdf, and attain a letter of recommendation from industry. Nominations will be accepted until the positions are filled.
 
Applications should be sent to:
 
Thomas Osborn
CDFA Inspection and Compliance Branch
1220 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 

or via e-mail to thomas.osborn@cdfa.ca.gov
 
For further information on the CFMAC and vacancies, please contact Maria Tenorio at (916) 900-5030 or maria.tenorio@cdfa.ca.gov.





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