The U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council is taking nominations for state members and alternate positions.

The Folson, Calif- based council, which administers research and promotional programs for the highbush blueberry industry is seeking nominees for the 2014-16 term.

The nomination period begins March 11.

The current six council member terms expire December 31.

Nominees are required to complete a council application, due by April 15.