Subcommittee Hearings

The Future of America’s Small Family Farms



Chairman Rod Blum has scheduled a hearing of the Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy, and Trade titled, “The Future of America’s Small Family Farms.” The hearing is scheduled to begin at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 23, 2017 in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  

Attachments
1. Hearing Notice
2. Witness List
3. Opening Statement 
4. Hearing Memo

Witnesses 

John D. Lawrence, Ph.D.
Associate Dean and Director for Extension and Outreach
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Iowa State University
Ames, IA
Testimony
Disclosure

Mr. Tim White
Owner
TA White Farm LLC
Lexington, KY
* Testifying on behalf of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
Testimony
Disclosure

Ms. Sarah Rickelman
Manager
Degener-Juhl Farms
Hudson, IA
* Testifying on behalf of the Iowa Farm Bureau
Testimony
Disclosure

Mr. Chuck Conner
President & CEO
National Council of Farmer Cooperatives
Washington, DC 
Testimony
Disclosure