What is this service?
Agricultural Liaison Advisory Board (ALAB) is advisory to the Board of Supervisors and is recognized as a forum for discussion of matters that relate to local agriculture and land use or as directed by the Board of Supervisors. The ALAB members serve at the pleasure of the Board of Supervisors. Meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held on the 1st Monday of each month and are subject to cancellation if there are not sufficient agenda items that need to be addressed.
ALAB membership is as follows: one representative from each Supervisorial district; SLO County Farm Bureau representative; Agricultural Finance representative; Environmental representative; Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District (RCD) representative; Upper Salinas-Las Tablas RCD; SLO County Cattlemen’s Association representative; Wine Grape industry representative; Vegetable industry representative; Nursery industry representative; Organic Grower/Direct Marketing industry representative; Strawberry industry representative. Ex-Officio members (non-voting) include: UC Cooperative Extension Director (or designee); Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer (or designee). For general questions or agenda item requests contact the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures.