Subcommittee Hearing

Roundtable Discussion on the State of the Farm Economy

Agriculture, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Time: 02:30 PM Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building 116

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Open meeting to conduct a roundtable discussion on the state of the farm economy.

Webcast:  Audio Only

Member Statements

  1. Senator Jerry Moran (Republican - Kansas)


Panel I

  1. Dr. Robert Johansson
    Chief Economist
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
  2. Dr. Patrick Westhoff
    Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute
  3. Dr. Nathan Kauffman
    Assistant Vice President and Omaha Branch Executive
    Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Panel II

  1. Mr. Reece Langley
    National Cotton Council
  2. Mr. Dale Moore
    American Farm Bureau Federation
  3. Mr. Randy Russell
    The Russell Group
  4. Mr. Tom Sell
    Combest, Sell & Associates & Southwest Council of Agribusiness
  5. Mr. Colin Woodall
    National Cattleman’s Beef Association