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Food for Thought: Efforts to Defend the Nation's Agriculture and Food

Date: Friday, February 26, 2016 Time: 09:00 AM Location: 311 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515 Subcommittee: Emergency Preparedness, Response, & Communications (114th Congress) Issue: Health



  • R. Douglas Meckes, D.V.M., State Veterinarian, North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Veterinary Division

  • Tammy R. Beckham, D.V.M., Ph.D., Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University

  • Mr. Bobby Acord, Private Citizen, Testifying on behalf of the National Pork Producers Council

  • Mr. Brian Williams, Assistant Extension Professor, Mississippi State University


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