Vermont Secretary of Agriculture, Food & Markets

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The Vermont Secretary of Agriculture is a state executive position in the Vermont state government. The secretary is responsible for the execution and enforcement of all laws relating to agriculture and standards of weights and measures.


Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Chuck Ross.

Authority

The authority of the secretary is established in Title 6, Chapter 1, Section 1 of the Vermont State Codes.

6 V.S.A. § 1:

The agency of agriculture, food and markets shall be administered by a secretary of agriculture, food and markets. The secretary shall supervise and be responsible for the execution and enforcement of all laws relating to agriculture and standards of weight and measure...

Compensation

In 2010, the Vermont Secretary of Agriculture, Food & Markets was paid an estimated $109,387 according to the Council of State Governments.[1]

Contact information

Vermont

Vermont Agency of Agriculture
116 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620

  • Phone: (802) 828-2430

See also

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