Media Advisory: Thompson to Hold Annual Agriculture Public Meeting at Ag Progress Days

Aug 14, 2015 Issues: Agriculture

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, will again host a public meeting during Penn State University’s Ag Progress Days in Pennsylvania Furnace.  Also appearing and participating in the discussion will be Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding.  Among the topics expected to be discussed include the general state of agriculture across Pennsylvania, as well as the 2014 Farm Bill, which contains important provisions with regard to research, dairy, conservation, forestry and nutrition.


College Theatre, Ag Progress Days, 710 West Pine Grove Rd., Pennsylvania Furnace.


Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 3:30 p.m.


Media planning to attend, please contact Nick Ruffner at or (202) 680-0006.