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Agricultural Advisory Committee of Clarington

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As we continue to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Agricultural Advisory Committee will continue to meet. To maintain physical distancing, these meetings will take place in an electronic format using teleconferencing. The meetings are open to the public through electronic participation or telephone participation only. For meeting information and instructions to join,  view the committee agenda.


The Committee helps Municipal staff identify any agricultural related issues and make recommendations to Council. The Committee provides Council and staff with an agricultural perspective on many issues that impact the industry. It also provides advice on municipal policy and by-laws as they relate to agriculture.

Terms of reference


The terms are staggered by appointing half of the membership, every two years, for four-year terms.

Ten positions (one from the Durham Federation of Agriculture) plus one Council representative. The members are selected to provide an appropriate representation of various farming interests (dairy, beef, apple, greenhouse, cash crops, hog, poultry, etc.).

Frequency of meetings

Second Thursday of every month at 7:30 p.m.


Not applicable

Committee contact

Amy Burke, Planning and Development Services
905-623-3379 ext. 2407




This Committee was formed in the spring of 2001, after Council approved Reports ADMIN-03-01 and CD-21-01.


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