The Soil Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is appointed by the Commissioner to oversee the state soil health program. This committee is a critical part of Colorado’s efforts to help landowners build better soil and become more drought resilient. SHAC helps ensure that the Colorado Department of Agriculture is well-informed about the concerns and perspectives of a wide array of agricultural interests pertaining to the implementation of a soil health program.
Current Soil Health Advisory Committee members
Margaret Lenz (Chair)
Jim Ippolito (ex officio)
Nora Flynn (ex officio)
BJ Shoup (ex officio)