The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee is scheduled to hold a field hearing Aug. 25, in Wichita, Kan. The hearing is set to begin at 9 a.m. local time, and it should be webcast live at http://ag.senate.gov.
NAWG Director David Schemm will testify at the hearing on behalf of his state association, the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers. The general public is also encouraged to attend and/or submit written comments via e-mail to aghearing (at) ag.senate.gov. The deadline for written testimony from the public is Sept. 1.