24 February 2021
Growers invited to nominate for board
GROWERS in Wisconsin in the US are being invited to nominate themselves for three seats on the Wisconsin Potato Industry Board (WPIB).
Anyone interested in serving on the board has until April 1st to nomination formms to the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), which oversees the nomination and election process.
Only affected producers are eligible to nominate or be nominated. This includes individuals, partnerships, corporations, or other business entities selling in commercial channels potatoes produced in Wisconsin on five or more acres that the producer owns or leased during the crop year of 2018, 2019, or 2020.