Information on Minnesota State Agencies, Boards, Task Forces, and Commissions
Compiled by the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
Area One Potato Research and Promotion Council
Function: Stimulate, increase, and improve use of the commodity: provide funds to local, regional, national, or international organizations that promote use of the commodity (Minnesota grown Irish potatoes) or related products; provide funds to institutions that carry out research concerning the production, processing, and marketing of the commodity; and pursue any other programs that commodity producers determine to be in their interest and in the interest of the public welfare of Minnesota.
Potato Research and Promotion Council
7 members (2 members appointed by governor); 3-year terms (except members appointed by governor serve coterminously with governor).
Includes information on representatives to National Potato Research and Promotion Board.
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