The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced the appointment of three members to serve on the Mushroom Council. The appointees will serve three-year terms from Jan. 1, 2020, to Dec. 31, 2022.
Members appointed are:
- Edward M. Wuensch III, Gonzales, Texas - Representing Region 1
- M. Fletcher Street, Olympia, Wash. - Representing Region 1
- Mark Moran, Kennett Square, Pa. - Representing Region 2
The nine-member council is comprised of eight domestic growers and one importer. The members represent four regions: three domestic growers are from all states other than California and Pennsylvania (Region 1); four domestic growers are from Pennsylvania (Region 2); one domestic grower is from California (Region 3) and the importer represents Region 4. Council members are nominated by their peers and appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture.