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How Farm Policy Helps Farmers in Adverse Conditions


Thursday, June 20, 2019 – 10:00AM

1300 Longworth House Office Building

Washington, D.C.

General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subcommittee Hearing

RE: “How Farm Policy Helps Farmers in Adverse Conditions”

Witness List:

Dr. Bradley D. Lubben, Extension Associate Professor, Policy Specialist, and Director, North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska

Mr. Leo Ettleman, Ag Producer, Sidney, Iowa

Ms. Ruth Gerdes, President, Auburn Agency Crop, Inc., Auburn, Nebraska, on behalf of Crop Insurance Professionals Association

Mr. Michael Davenport, Chairman, American Association of Crop Insurers, and Chief Operating Officer, Rain and Hail LLC, on behalf of American Association of Crop Insurers

Mr. Marcus Boone, Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer, Farm Credit of Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida, on behalf of Farm Credit of Florida, ACA

Mr. Brandon Willis, Assistant Professor, College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Applied Economics Department, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, on behalf of Utah State University

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