Agricultural Commission

The Town of Weston has two openings on the Agricultural Commission.  The Commission consists of up to seven members appointed by the Select Board to administer the Town’s Farm Preservation By-law (PDF).  Additional activities of the Commission include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • encouraging the continued pursuit of agriculture in Weston; 
  • promoting agricultural-based economic opportunities in Town; 
  • mediating, advocating, educating and/or negotiating on farming issues; 
  • working for preservation of prime agricultural lands; and 
  • pursuing all initiatives appropriate to retaining farming in Weston.  

Interested candidates should be substantially engaged in the pursuit of agriculture, or have related interests.  Members are appointed to serve three-year terms. 

Weston residents who would like to be considered should submit an online volunteer application or letter of interest with background information to selectboard@westonma.gov or by mail to the Select Board, Post Office Box 378, Weston, MA 02493 by June 27th.