Moultrie Observer

Agriculture

March 13, 2012

Farm Bill Forum

MOULTRIE — U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., will host a 2012 Farm Bill forum at 2 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, 15 RDC Road in Tifton. It is the second of two forums he will hold that day; the other is in Jesup at 9 a.m.

Participants will include: Charles Hall, Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association; Robert Redding, Southern Peanut Farmers Federation; and John Maguire, National Cotton Council, at both events. Zippy Duvall of the Georgia Farm Bureau will be at the Jesup forum, and Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary Black will be at the one in Tifton.

The public is invited to both events.

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