Kansas Boards and Commission

State Board of Agriculture

Statute:                                   K.S.A. 74-562

Governor Appoints:              9

Number of Members:           9

Length of Term:                    Four Years

Frequency of Meetings:       Once a Year

Pay/Compensation:              No

SSI Required:                         No

Senate Confirmed:                No

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The State Board of Agriculture serves in an advisory capacity to the Governor and the Secretary of Agriculture to review and make recommendations on department legislative initiatives and proposed rules and regulations.  According to statute, one member shall be appointed from each congressional district with the remaining members appointed at large; however, no two members shall reside in the same county at the time of their appointment.  At no time shall more than five members of the board be members of the same political party.  No officer or employee of the Kansas Department of Agriculture shall be a member of the State Board of Agriculture.


Statutory Requirement:                                                                                Term Expires:

Congressional District 1 Representative                                                         1/10/2021

Congressional District 2 Representative                                                          1/10/2021

Congressional District 3 Representative                                                         1/10/2021

Congressional District 4 Representative                                                           1/10/2021

Member at Large                                                                                                 1/8/2019

Member at Large                                                                                                 1/8/2019

Member at Large                                                                                                    1/8/2019

Member at Large                                                                                                    1/8/2019

Member at Large                                                                                                 1/8/2019

Updated: 5/9/2018