House Agriculture Committee Meets with U.S. Trade Representative Froman

Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway and members of the Agriculture Committee met with United States Trade Representative (USTR) Michael Froman
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Chairman Mike Conaway Receives Gavel for 114th Congress

Chairman Frank Lucas hands over gavel to Chairman Mike Conaway, the 50th chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture.
50th Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture, Chairman Mike Conaway

Full Committee Organizational Meeting for the 114th Congress

The House Committee on Agriculture will meet on Thursday, January 22, at 10:00 a.m. in room 1300 Longworth to consider its rules package for the 114th Congress.
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Agriculture Committee begins full-scale SNAP review

Feb 27, 2015 Blog

“SNAP is essential in protecting the most vulnerable citizens during tough times, but we need to have a complete understanding of its mission and purpose.” That was the message from House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway this week as the committee began its top-to-bottom review of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), previously known as food stamps.

Opening Statement: Nutrition Subcommittee Chairwoman Walorski - SNAP Recipient Characteristics and Dynamics

Feb 26, 2015 Opening Statements

Nutrition Subcommittee Holds Hearing to Review SNAP Recipient Characteristics and Dynamics

Feb 26, 2015 Press Release

Today, Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-2), Chairwoman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Nutrition, held a public hearing to review the characteristics and dynamics of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients.

Opening Statement: Chairman K. Michael Conaway Hearing on the Past, Present, and Future of SNAP

Feb 25, 2015 Opening Statements

The Issues

Farm Bill

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The Farm Bill ensures that farmers and ranchers have the tools they need to produce an affordable and stable food and fiber supply.

CFTC Reauthorization

House of Representatices

The Customer Protection and End-User Relief Act ensures that the federal agency tasked with regulating the multi-trillion dollar derivatives market is working in the most efficient and effective way. It cements into law key protections for futures customers and mitigates the regulatory load on America's job creators.

Regulatory Watch

Binders

The House Agriculture Committee is keeping an eye on the regulations that affect our producers.

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Committee Schedule

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The Ag Minute

Aug 01, 2013

This week during The Ag Minute, guest host Rep. Austin Scott discusses, H.R.935, one of the many regulatory relief measures included in H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013.

Jul 25, 2013

This week during The Ag Minute, guest host Rep. Stephen Fincher discusses one of the many regulatory relief measures included in H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013.

Jul 19, 2013

This week during The Ag Minute, guest host Rep. Rick Crawford discusses one of the many regulatory relief measures included in H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013.