AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY
THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, MARKETS, AND FOOD
Division of Agricultural Development
The division of agricultural development is authorized and directed to obtain and disseminate information in regard to quality, quantity, and location of agricultural, horticultural, orchard, dairy, and other similar products; assist producers in finding available and profitable markets for such products; compile and publish data concerning production, consumption, and value of food and fiber products; assist producers in promoting and advertising agricultural commodities; cooperate with other state agencies, agricultural organizations, and institutes in activities which foster improved agricultural marketing opportunities; gather and disseminate information relative to agricultural land; and shall adopt all reasonable means in whatever manner to bring into closer relationship the producers and consumers of the state.
Source. 1987, 149:4, eff. July 10, 1987.