Agricultural Equipment Council (AEC)


To promote agricultural product safety and compliance on a broad scale.

  • Acquire and disseminate information regarding emerging Product Safety and Regulatory Compliance issues.
  • Provide industry guidance and technical expertise to the Regulatory Processes in a timely manner during comment periods.
  • Promote alignment across equipment sectors and with international counterparts to facilitate valuable Strategic Standards.


To achieve its Mission, the Agricultural Equipment Council will be a coordinating council for issues within the Ag Sector, to identify a best course of action, and ensure best outcomes with available resources.

Key Activities

  • Acquire emerging issues through contacts with AEM members, industry organizations, standards development organizations, or regulatory contacts.
  • Determine the extent of data or evidence available.
  • Determine timing and potential risk to stakeholders.
  • Outline appropriate engagement of the issue within Ag sector technical committees, by Ad Hoc group, or by other collaboration with liaison partners.


Group Leadership


Michael Stelzle



Brett Cohen

Alamo Group

AEM Staff Contact

Travis Webb

Technical Manager - Safety & Product Leadership