March 18, 2013
Farm to Fork Politics:
An insider’s look at the year ahead for food and agriculture
Join us for a panel discussion moderated by Sara Wyant of Agri-Pulse and featuring J.B. Penn, Chief Economist, John Deere; Dr. Keith Collins, former Chief Economist, USDA; and B. Hudson Riehle, Senior Vice President of the Research and Information Services Division, National Restaurant Association.
Hart Senate Office Building Room 902
Agri-Pulse reception following in Hart Senate Office Building Room 902 Free of charge
March 19, 2013
USFRA Capitol Hill Briefing on the New Language of Food and Modern Agriculture
A special event featuring a new perspective on food culture today led by farmers and ranchers.
The Sewall-Belmont House & Museum Free of charge
11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
A luncheon emceed by legendary agricultural broadcaster Orion Samuelson and featuring Congressman Frank Lucas, the Outstanding Young Farmer.
Cannon Caucus Room Free of charge
Celebration of Ag Dinner
This event will feature Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, and Teresa Scanlan, Miss America 2011. Join us as we honor the winners of the Ag Day essay, video essay and poster contests.
USDA Whitten Patio
Tickets: $150 per person, or $1,500 for a reserved table of 10
Register for events at www.agday.org!