Hearing will include witnesses from West Des Moines and Johnston, Iowa
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), Chairman of the Senate Agriculture Nutrition, and Forestry Subcommittee on Rural Development and Energy, will hold a hearing in April on U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) rural development programs and their economic impact across America. The hearing will include witnesses from West Des Moines and Johnston, Iowa.
Details are as follows:
Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
The Honorable Lisa Mensah, Under Secretary, Rural Development, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC
Mr. Craig Hill, President, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, West Des Moines, IA
Mr. Monte Shaw, Executive Director, Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, Johnston, IA
Mr. Cris Sommerville, President, Dakota Turbines, Cooperstown, ND