The Idaho Pea & Lentil Commission (ID Commission) was established July 1, 1965, to manage the funds collected from the assessment on dry peas, lentils and chickpeas. The seven-person board allocates funding for research, domestic and international marketing, government affairs and education.

Board Members

  • Pat Smith, Chair, Grower
  • Richard Grant, Vice Chair, Grower
  • Kevin Meyer, Grower
  • Jay Anderson, Grower
  • Dennis Dau, Grower
  • Dirk Hammond, Handler
  • Michael Parrella, ex oficio IDSDA


(208) 882-3023