- Members: 5
- Appointed by: Board of Selectmen
- Term: 3 years
Members of the Committee should be citizens with sufficient background to understand the financial and operational activities of a community farm, as well as an understanding of the benefits of community farming.
The Community Farming Committee will monitor the operations of a community farm on Town-owned land and make regular reports to the Board of Selectmen that include an evaluation of:
- The operator's site plan
- Educational programming
- Financial condition
- Environmental practices
- Contract compliance
- Public benefits of community farming activities
The Community Farming Committee was dissolved in May 2017.