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Hearing to Examine the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Business Programs and to Review Current Conditions for Rural Entrepreneurship and Business Development

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 | 10:00 | Washington, DC

On October 21, 2009, Congressman Mike McIntyre, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Rural Development, Biotechnology, Specialty Crops, and Foreign Agriculture, held a hearing to examine how the U.S. Department of Agriculture is working with partners to expand entrepreneurship and business development in rural America.