The Hagstrom Report

Agriculture News As It Happens


House Ag Committee planning farm bill hearings soon

The House Agriculture Committee is considering holding a series of field hearings on the 2012 farm bill beginning as soon as next week, The Hagstrom Report has learned.

According to a list being circulated among House aides, the committee is planning to hold hearings on the following dates, although the cities could change:
  • March 9 -- Saranac Lake, N.Y.
  • March 23 -- Galesburg, Ill.
  • March 30 -- State University, Ark.
  • April 20 -- Dodge City, Kan.