Thompson to Hold Public Agriculture Forum at Pennsylvania Farm Show

Jan 7, 2016

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05) and U.S. Rep. Michael Conaway (TX-11), Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, will hold a public forum at the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show to discuss federal agriculture policy.  Thompson and Conaway will be joined by U.S. Reps. Lou Barletta (PA-11), Mike Kelly (PA-03), Tom Marino (PA-10), Crescent Hardy (NV-04), Mark Amodei (NV-02) and Dan Newhouse (WA-04).

The event will allow the lawmakers to hear directly from farmers and others involved in agriculture and related industries.  They will also tour the Farm Show Complex, learning more about new technology and innovations assisting our nation’s farms. 

WHEN:

Saturday, Jan. 9, at 1:30 p.m.

WHERE:

Delaware Room, Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex, 2300 North Cameron Street, Harrisburg.

CONTACT:

Media planning to attend, please contact Nick Ruffner at nick.ruffner@mail.house.gov or (202) 680-0006.