04.30.15

Chairman Roberts Announces Witnesses for Hearing on U.S. Grain Standards Act Review

U.S. Senator Pat Roberts, R-Kan., Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today announced witnesses for the Committee's hearing on reviewing the U.S. Grain Standards Act.

What:   Review of the U.S. Grain Standards Act

Who: Mr. Bill Gordon, Member, Board of Directors, American Soybean Association, Worthington, Minn.

Mr. David Ayers, President, American Association of Grain Inspection and Weighing Agencies, Urbana, Ill.

Mr. Tim Paurus, Representative, National Grain and Feed Association, Inver Grove Heights, Minn.

Mr. Steve Campbell, Vice Chairman, Board of Directors, North American Export Grain Association, Kansas City, Mo.

  Date:   Tuesday, May 5, 2015

  Time:   2:30 p.m.

  Place:  328A Russell Senate Office Building

***Due to limited space in the hearing room, press bringing audio/video equipment should check in with the Senate Radio-Television Gallery at www.radiotv.senate.gov or 202-224-6421.

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