The Monterey County Farm Bureau, a grassroots membership organization representing agriculture interests in Monterey County, has announced that they have hired a new Executive Director to begin Thursday, October 28, 2010.
Norm Groot, a past nurseryman and Board Member of the Orange County Farm Bureau and the California Farm Bureau Federation, was hired to become the new Executive Director.
President of Monterey County Farm Bureau says that, “Our entire Board of Directors is ecstatic to have an individual who is dedicated to the goals and passion of Farm Bureau. Norm’s background in production agriculture, issues and business management are extremely beneficial to the future of Monterey County Farm Bureau. We look forward to continuing our efforts of representing the agriculture community in our county through the lobbying efforts and leadership that Norm can provide.”
Norm’s fist task will be attending “The Farm Day Experience” hosted by Mon