Subcommittees

The Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry is comprised of 20 members. 11 members of the majority; 9 members of the minority.  The Chairman and Ranking Member are selected at the start of each Congress, and members are assigned to the Committee thereafter.  For more information on the Senate Committee system, click here.

Subcommittee on Commodities, Risk Management, and Trade


Chairman Boozman

Chairman

John Boozman (Arkansas) Official Website »

Republicans

  • Mitch McConnell (Kentucky)
  • John Hoeven (North Dakota)
  • Cindy Hyde-Smith (Mississippi)
  • David Perdue (Georgia)
  • Charles Grassley (Iowa)
Ranking Member Donnelly

Ranking Member

Sherrod Brown (Ohio) Official Website »

Democrats

  • Michael Bennet (Colorado)
  • Kirsten Gillibrand (New York)
  • Tina Smith (Minnesota)
  • Richard Durbin (Illinois)

Subcommittee on Rural Development and Energy


Chairman Ernst

Chairman

Joni Ernst (Iowa) Official Website »

Republicans

  • Mitch McConnell (Kentucky)
  • John Hoeven (North Dakota)
  • Mike Braun (Indiana)
  • John Thune (South Dakota)
  • Deb Fischer (Nebraska)
Ranking Member Heitkamp

Ranking Member

Tina Smith (Minnesota) Official Website »

Democrats

  • Sherrod Brown (Ohio)
  • Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota)
  • Michael Bennet (Colorado)
  • Richard Durbin (Illinois)

Subcommittee on Conservation, Forestry, and Natural Resources


Chairman Perdue

Chairman

Mike Braun (Indiana) Official Website »

Republicans

  • John Boozman (Arkansas)
  • Cindy Hyde-Smith (Mississippi)
  • David Perdue (Georgia)
  • Charles Grassley (Iowa)
  • John Thune (South Dakota)
Ranking Member Bennet

Ranking Member

Michael Bennet (Colorado) Official Website »

Democrats

  • Patrick Leahy (Vermont)
  • Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota)
  • Robert P. Casey, Jr. (Pennsylvania)
  • Richard Durbin (Illinois)

Subcommittee on Nutrition, Agricultural Research, and Specialty Crops


Chairman Hoeven

Chairman

Deb Fischer (Nebraska) Official Website »

Republicans

  • Mitch McConnell (Kentucky)
  • John Boozman (Arkansas)
  • John Hoeven (North Dakota)
  • Joni Ernst (Iowa)
  • John Thune (South Dakota)
Ranking Member Casey Jr.

Ranking Member

Robert P. Casey, Jr. (Pennsylvania) Official Website »

Democrats

  • Patrick Leahy (Vermont)
  • Sherrod Brown (Ohio)
  • Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota)
  • Kirsten Gillibrand (New York)

Subcommittee on Livestock, Marketing, and Agriculture Security


Chairman Sasse

Chairman

Cindy Hyde-Smith (Mississippi) Official Website »

Republicans

  • Joni Ernst (Iowa)
  • Mike Braun (Indiana)
  • David Perdue (Georgia)
  • Charles Grassley (Iowa)
  • Deb Fischer (Nebraska)
Ranking Member Gillibrand

Ranking Member

Kirsten Gillibrand (New York) Official Website »

Democrats

  • Patrick Leahy (Vermont)
  • Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota)
  • Robert P. Casey, Jr. (Pennsylvania)
  • Tina Smith (Minnesota)