The Republican leader of the House Ag Committee is eager to work on the next farm bill, but an ag lobbyist says agriculture committees must be finalized before any hearings can happen. Randy Russell tells Brownfield it could be mid-February before committee rosters are set.
“This coming weekend in Pennsylvania, G.T. Thompson is holding what he calls a listening session. It’s not an official House Ag Committee hearing, but it will be like a farm bill hearing.