Hearing to Review Economic Conditions Facing the Dairy Industry, Part Three

Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit | 1300 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C.
| Jul 28, 2009 10:00am

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Witnesses

Panel 1

Mr. Craig Lang , President, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, and member of the Board of Directors of American Farm Federation, Brooklyn, Iowa

Mr. W. Anthony Bostwick , CEO, Braum’s Ice Cream and Dairy Stores, on behalf of Braum’s and the American Independent Dairy Alliance, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Mr. Joaquin Contente , dairy farmer, and President, California Farmers Union, Hanford, California

Mr. Walter M. Guterbock , DVM, MS, Manager, Columbia River Dairy and Sixmile Land and Cattle Company, Boardman, Oregon

Ms. Melissa L. Hughes , General Council, CROPP Cooperative, LaFarge, Wisconsin

Mr. Gordon M. Cook Jr., dairy producer, and member of the Board of Directors of Holstein USA, Inc., Hadley, Massachusetts

Mr. Thomas M. Suber , President, U.S. Dairy Export Council, Arlington, Virginia