​​​​​​​​​​Statutory Boards, Commissions, and Councils

The following bodies are created by law and attached to the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection (DATCP) for administrative purposes.

Standing Advisory Bodies Created​ by DATCP

Wisconsin statutes authorize the Secretary to create such councils or committees as the operation of the department requires. 

Ad Hoc Advisory Bodies Created by DATCP

The department may create temporary ("ad hoc") advisory councils to advise the department on matters within the Department's jurisdiction.  

Additional Councils Affiliated with DATCP​​

Agricultural Marketing Boards

​​Wisconsin statute allows DATCP to adopt marketing orders for agricultural commodities.

​(Updated October 18​, 2022)