A public meeting of the Advisory Committee on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers will take place on June 23 – 24, 2014 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Registration begins at 8:00 am both days for persons who wish to make public comments. The meeting will be held at:
The Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
Vanderhoef Studio Theatre
University of California at Davis
One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA
An agenda for this meeting is available under Meeting Information below. Presentations on policies and programs affecting new and beginning farmers and ranchers will be given by the following agencies:
Members of the public are invited to attend all Committee meetings. ACBFR public advisory meetings are also available via teleconference in "listen-only" mode by dialing the numbers below:
Dial-In: (888) 790-3439
Questions and written statements may be submitted in advance of each meeting to ACBFR@osec.usda.gov. You may also mail statements to the individual under Contact Information below. The Committee also accepts questions or statements after each meeting.
June 23 - 24, 2014: Summary minutes of the June 23 - 24, 2014 meeting will be available following review by the Committee Chairs. Audio .mp3 recordings for each day of the meeting will be uploaded by June 30, 2014.
Additional Committee materials available for distribution include the following:
Records (i.e., minutes, transcripts, audio recordings) for all ACBFR public meetings will be posted here.
Please Contact Us if you have any questions:
Designated Federal Officer (DFO)
1400 Independence Avenue, SW Room 535-A
Washington, DC 20250
Office (202) 720-6350 Fax (202) 720-7136