Agriculture Committee

Regular Meetings

  • 2nd Thursday of every month
  • The public is welcome to attend meetings. You may also contact the Agriculture (Ag) Committee via email for additional meeting information.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. View most recent Agendas and Minutes.


  • Steve Verrill, Chair
  • Brian Cramer, Clerk
  • Dudley Goar
  • Emily Wheeler

  • Lise Holdorf
  • Happy Goethert, Associate Member


This Committee consists of 5 residents of the Town appointed by the Select Board each for staggered five-year terms. The membership shall be as follows:
  • 3 members representing farmer interest who are engaged in farming
  • 2 citizens at-large interested in promoting farming
The purpose of the Committee is to provide a forum for the discussion of interest and concern to farmers in Concord and to advise the Select Board concerning how the town can help to support farming in Concord.

Art and Agriculture: Four Seasons on Concord Farms

Exhibition at The Umbrella Arts Gallery, 40 Stow Street, Concord

September 22—November 13

Opening reception Thursday, October 6

The Concord Agriculture Committee and The Umbrella Arts and Environment Program collaborated on this year-long project, which paired 11 artists with 13 Concord farms: Barretts Mill, Brigham, Crooked Row Fields, First Root, Gaining Ground, Hutchins, Kenney, Marshall, Pete & Jen’s, Rotondo, Saltbox, Scimone, and Verrill.

The results are dazzling!

Ag group picture
Art and Agriculture Logo
Artists and farmers gather for the opening of "Art & Agriculture: Four Seasons on Concord Farms" at the Umbrella Arts Gallery. The exhibition is on view until November 13th.
Ag Committee - 10-6-16