Agricultural Commission

The Taunton Agricultural Commission serves as facilitators for encouraging the pursuit of agriculture in Taunton; promotes agricultural-based economic opportunities in the City; acts as mediators, advocates, educators, and/or negotiators; acts in an advisory capacity on farming issues for established municipal boards and departments; pursues all initiatives appropriate to creating a sustainable agricultural community; and encourages the pursuit of agriculture as a career opportunity and lifestyle.

View local farms in the Taunton area delivering fresh produce during COVID-19 here.

View a copy of our Commission Work Plan.

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Vacancies: The Agricultural Commission currently has several vacancies. Vacancies exist for up to three Junior Members (HS Students under age 18), one vacancy for a Regular Commission Member, and two vacancies for Commission Alternate Members. Please email the Chair at to learn more about the positions, and submit an application form here.

Board Members

Name Title
Jonathan Gray Chairman
Katie Roberts Vice Chairwoman
William McCaffery Clerk
Arthur Lopes Member