Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee

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Each Term of Office, the Town of Georgina Council invites community members to sit on the Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC).

The Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC) is an agricultural advisory body that will promote the stewardship, preservation, protection and public awareness of farming and agricultural issues in the Town of Georgina.

The GAgAC:

  • Advises Council and staff and seek public input on agricultural issues referred by Council and/or staff;
  • Undertakes projects on behalf of the Town of Georgina at the direction of Council;
  • Provides feedback to Council on issues initiated by the Committee
  • Undertakes educational initiatives that promote agricultural preservation and awareness

Terms of Reference

The Committee’s Term's of Reference outlines the purpose, general activities and membership responsibility. 

PDF icon Terms of reference (427.68 KB)

Committee Composition

The GAgAC consists of a maximum of 7 members including one member of Council and 6 citizens with professional expertise respecting farming and agriculture and/or personal interest in farming and agriculture.

The length of term for a person appointed to the GAgAC shall be for the Council Term of Office.

Current GAgAC members

  • Brad Smockum, Chair
  • Kevin Hutchings, Vice Chair
  • Councillor Dave Harding
  • Brenda Rae
  • Glenda Hamilton
  • Bob Johnston
  • Ross Wellman

The GAgAC meets every other month in the Civic Centre Council Chambers.

For assistance and information please contact the Committee Services Coordinator by email at or telephone at 905-476-4301. 

Agendas and minutes

Please visit the GAgAC Agendas and Minutes web-page.