Monterey County Farm Bureau

MCFB Annual Meeting

The 97th Annual Meeting of Monterey County Farm Bureau was held on Friday, October 3rd at the Rodeo Room of the Salinas Sports Complex.

Everyone enjoyed the BarBQ lunch provided by Central Coast Young Farmers & Ranchers!

Our featured speaker is Assemblyman Luis Alejo who provided an overview of the 2014 Legislative session in Sacramento and the impacts of groundwater legislation signed by the Governor.

MCFB recognized Supervisor Louis Calcagno for his many years of public service to Monterey County, and his support for the agricutlural community (presented by Board member Kurt Gollnick).  California Farm Bureau Federation President Paul Wenger also offer comments on the groundwater legislation and the active role CFBF will take during the implementation of regulatory rules.

Board members in attendance (L-R): Miguel Errea, Kurt Almond, Doug Turner, Joel Wiley, Aaron Johnson, Steve Wiley, Colby Pereira, Jeff Pereira, Bill Lipe, Chris Bunn, Mark Kennedy, Francis Giudici, Kurt Gollnick, and Dirk Giannini.