Farm Bureau leader to speak at Farm Bill Forum

Dana Brooks, director of congressional relations for the American Farm Bureau, will be the lead-off speaker at a Farm Bill Forum at the Ann Marks Performing Arts Center, 127 Grand Avenue, in Brownsville, Tenn., on March 20.

Bob Stallman, president of the AFBF and a farmer from Texas, was originally scheduled to speak at the Forum but will be unable to attend.

Gary Adams, vice president for economics and policy analysis at the National Cotton Council, and Louis Buck, state executive director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Tennessee, will also speak at the meeting, which will run from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

For more information about the forum, contact Tracy Sullivan, Haywood county Extension office, (731) 772-2861, [email protected], or Jeff Via, Extension agent, Fayette County, (901) 465-5233 or [email protected]

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