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.

Contact us:  agriculturalcommission@gmail.com

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 agriculturalcommission@gmail.com 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
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