FAC representative Stephen James will be attending the Annual Spring Meeting of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Office of Agricultural Water Policy on May 14, 2013.  Among the topics to be discussed include updates on agricultural Best Management Practices, implementation assurance and research; water management districts’ programs and challenges;  a summary of DEP’s work on numeric nutrient criteria, TMDLs and BMAPs; and presentations from USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service and University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Safety.