The Leonardo Academy, Madison, Wis., is seeking applications for three vacant seats on the National Sustainable Agriculture Practice Standards Committee.

Eligible nominees include retailers, restaurants operators, foodservice companies, product handlers, processors, distributors and manufacturers, according to a news release.

The committee is developing a national standard for sustainable agriculture under the rules of the American National Standards Institute. The 58-person committee consists of a diverse membership representing perspectives across all lines of agriculture.

Task forces will present recommendations at the Standards Committee meeting May 27-28 in St. Charles, Ill. For more information, visit:

To receive an application, contact Amanda Raster at Leonardo Academy, 608-280-0255, or e-mail Applications must be submitted by noon CDT May 11.