Yesterday, Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) along with 70 Members of Congress, including House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway (R-TX) and House Appropriations Agriculture Subcommittee Chairman Robert Aderholt (R-AL), sent a letter to Department of Health and Humans Services Secretary Burwell and Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack expressing concerns with the report issued by the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) and certain recommendations for the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA).
Committee Announces Witness List for New York Field Hearing
Below is a witness list for the June 26, 2006 full Committee field hearing in Canandaigua, NY.
House Committee on Agriculture
Field hearing to review federal farm policy
Monday, June 26, 2006
9:30 a.m., EDT
Canandaigua Inn on the Lake
Canandaigua, New York
Mr. Ron Robbins, Crop and Dairy Producer, Sackets Harbor, New York
Mr. John Lincoln, Dairy Producer, Bloomfield, New York
Mr. Lew Gardner, Dairy Producer, Galeton, Pennsylvania
Ms. Sue Keister, Consulting Forester and Forest Landowner, Wayland, New York
Mr. John Martini, Winegrape Producer, Penn Yan, New York
Mr. Jim Bedient, Wine and Juice Grape Producer, Branchport, New York
Mr. Mark Nicholson, Apple Producer, Geneva, New York
Ms. Maureen Torrey Marshall, Fresh Market Vegetable and Dairy Producer, Elba, New York
Mr. Bob Nolan, Vegetable Producer, East Patchogue, New York
Mr. Tom McCormick, Potato and Dairy Producer, Bliss, New York
NOTE: Live Audio will be available at the start of the hearing,.