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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 13, 2016
December 13, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Subject
Alan Jones Day - December 14, 2016

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating December 14, 2016, as "Alan Jones Day" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion

Nominated by the Nature Conservancy, Jones Potato Farm recently received the Florida Agriculture Commissioner's Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award.  This award recognizes agricultural producers who practice environmentally innovative techniques.  Jones Potato Farm is the third Manatee County farming operation to receive this award since it was first presented in 1994.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Alan Jones Proclamation.pdf
Attachment:  Jones Potato Farm - Nature Conservancy Article.pdf
Attachment:  Jones Potato Farm - Ag & Consumer Svs Article.pdf