County of St. Paul Member-at-Large: Agricultural Services Board (ASB)

If you are interested in becoming a voting member-at-large on the County of St. Paul Agricultural Services Board Committee apply to [email protected] by Friday November 25, 2022.

The County of St. Paul is seeking two County Residents to sit as voting members-at-large on the Agricultural Services Board (ASB) Committee. Members will serve on the board with Elected Officials from the County of St. Paul commencing January 1, 2023, for a four (4) year term.

Agricultural Service Boards work under the authority of the Agricultural Service Board Act with duties outlined as follows:

  • to act as an advisory body and to assist the council and the Minister, in matters of mutual concern,
  • to advise on and to help organize and direct weed and pest control and soil and water conservation programs,
  • to assist in the control of animal disease under the Animal Health Act,
  • to promote, enhance and protect viable and sustainable agriculture with a view to improving the economic viability of the agricultural producer, and
  • to promote and develop agricultural policies to meet the needs of the municipality.

Position will be paid per diem for meetings.

Applicants should provide reasons for their interest in the position and outline any relevant experience.