Full Committee Hearing

Agricultural Research and Securing the United States Food Supply


Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Time: 02:30 PM Location: G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC

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Agenda


For this hearing, the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician (OAP), the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members, witnesses, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room.

Accordingly, press seating is limited. All media must RSVP to your respective gallery to reserve a seat, and only Hill-credentialed media will be permitted to attend.

Per CDC guidelines, press should wear a mask. Masks and other PPE, as well as sanitation supplies, will be available at the entrance to the hearing room.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are currently not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, other in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.

Witnesses


  1. Mrs. Amy France
    Producer
    National Sorghum Producers
    Marienthal, KS
  2. The Honorable Dan Glickman
    Executive Director
    The Aspen Institute
    Washington, DC
  3. Dr. Stephen Higgs
    Director, Biosecurity Research Institute and Associate Vice President for Research
    Kansas State University
    Manhattan, KS
  4. Dr. Steven Rosenzweig
    Senior Agricultural Scientist, Agricultural Research
    General Mills
    Golden Valley, MN