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Annual Election

The ACP conducts an annual election to fill member and alternate member position vacancies. The election process is as follows:

  • Pistachio producers and handlers are asked to nominate eligible candidates
  • Qualification and Acceptance forms are sent to these nominees to verify eligibility and willingness to serve
  • Pistachio producers and handlers vote on candidates
  • Election results are submitted to the USDA for candidate eligibility certification
  • Eligible nominees are submitted to the Secretary of Agriculture for selection to serve on the Committee

2019 Election

The Administrative Committee for Pistachios is soliciting nominations to fill producer member/alternate producer member seats for Districts 1, 2 and 4, and to fill the Position 1 handler/alternate handler member (based on one vote per handler).  Nomination forms were mailed to pistachio producers in District 1, 2 and 4 and to pistachio handlers on February 20th, 2019.

Deadline to email, fax, or mail nominations:  Wednesday, March 6, 2019

ACP Nomination Forms