Dream Lake iced over - RMNP

Agricultural Advisory Board

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Larimer County Extension Office

1525 Blue Spruce Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80524




12:30                    Call the meeting to order, introduction of guests, chair report – Greg Schreiner

12:35                    Consideration of minutes from May 2016 meeting

12:55                    Interaction with Lew Gaiter on Ag and Community related issues

·  Fair Board and Ag Advisory Board – have dialogue regarding the AAB helping to promote agriculture

1:15                      Updates from members on Ag related issues

·  Richard Seaworth - Update on weight limits on County Roads

·  Discussion on commodity prices (as of 8/21/16 CBT)

o  Corn: $3.34/bushel

o  Beans: $10.09/bushel

o  Sugar Beets

o  Corn Silage

·  Charlie Gindler - Open Lands update on panel for leasing

2:15                      Breakout Sessions for Task Force Groups

·  Evolution of Agriculture

·  Housing and Immigration

·  Rural Broadband

2:50                      Announcements

                              Next Meeting is Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 at 12:30 pm                      


Background Image: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.