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Agriculture Commodity Commissions Seeking Nominations

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Press Release
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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Agriculture Commodity Commissions Seeking Nominations

Several Georgia Agriculture Commodity Commissions are seeking nominations for positions of individuals whose terms are set to expire. The deadline for receiving nominations is Thursday, May 30, 2021.

To serve on a Commodity Commission, a person must be a producer of the commodity of the commission, commit to attend meetings and represent the producers of the commodity. Term-expiring board members are also eligible for reappointment. Please see commodity commissions and term-expiring members below:

Apple - John Reece, Andy Futch

Beef - Kenneth Murphy (Representing Dairy), Jesse Driggers

Blueberry - John "Wink" Strickland, Jerome Crosby

Corn - Herbert "Hub" Daniel, Mike Jaros

Cotton - Chad Mathis, Bart Davis

Equine - Julie Murphy, Jordan Vaughn

Milk - Paul Johnson, Phil Harvey

Peach - Lawton Pearson, Drew Pearson

Pecan - Brenda Evans, Mark Cook

Tobacco - Wayne McKinnon, Daniel Johnson

Vegetable - Ken Corbett, Bill Brim

Nominations can be completed using the nomination form at For more information or to submit forms contact Andy Harrison at or by mail at:

Attn: Andy Harrison
Georgia Department of Agriculture
19 MLK Jr. Drive S.W.
Room 320
Atlanta, GA 30334


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