Impact of Partial Agriculture Funding

Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee
House Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

9 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A


Agenda: Impact of Partial Agriculture Funding

9:00 a.m.

Call to Order and Opening Remarks          

9:05 a.m.

Russell Redding, Secretary
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture

9:20 a.m.
Nicholas Jones, Executive Vice President and Provost
Penn State University

Dr. Richard Roush, Dean and Professor of Entomology
Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences


9:35 a.m.
Dr. Vincent Price, Provost
University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Joan Hendricks, Gilbert S. Kahn Dean
School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

9:50 a.m.
Karoline Kent, Former President
Pennsylvania 4-H

Nate Kurek, Board Member/Businessman
Westmoreland County Extension/Blackhorse Iron & Bridge

10:00 a.m.
Joel Rotz, Government Affairs
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau

Chris Hoffman, Vice President
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau

10:15 a.m.
Jennifer Reed-Harry, Assistant Vice President
PennAg Industries Association

10:30 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

Additional Information:

County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Forest Products Association

Pennsylvania State Grange