Date: November 6, 2017
Time: 9:30am to 2:00pm
Location: Land O'Lakes, 4001 Lexington Ave North, Arden Hills, MN 55126
Advisory Committee Charge
The Committee's charge for the 2017-2018 Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program (MAWQCP) Advisory Committee is to provide Commissioner Frederickson and MAWQCP program staff with strategic advice and recommendations for growing the MAWQCP to serve farmers and ranchers, the agricultural industry, and the nation's water resources. Committee membership as sought and selected to serve on the 2017-2018 MAWQCP Advisory Committee shall apply their experience and expertise to identify:
The MAWQCP is on track to reach 500,000 certified acres by the end of 2019. In order to make the statewide target of 1,000,000 MAWQCP-certified acres by the end of 2019, private sector sustainability goals and initiatives will be necessary to certify an additional 500,000 acres by the end of 2019.