Ag Hearing's Witness List Released

Ag Hearing's Witness List Released

Senate Ag Committee will look at ag impact on economy.

The chairwoman of the Senate Ag Committee, Debbie Stabenow, says here committee will hold a hearing on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 at 2:30 p.m., EST, with a focus on agriculture's impact on the U.S. economy. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will head the list of witnesses. 

Additional Witnesses include: Keith Creagh, Director, Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; Fred Yoder, Farmer, Former President, National Corn Growers Association; Dr. Joe Outlaw, Economist, Texas A&M; and Thomas Hoenig, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

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