July 20, 2017
Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell has targeted a group of farmers to review policy in light of the upcoming 2018 farm bill.
Appointees are Jeremy Calvert, Cullman County; Will Gilmer, Lamar County; Mark Kaiser, Baldwin County; Bob Luker, Talladega County; James Walker, Lauderdale County; and Ricky Wiggins, Covington County. More farmers may be added to the group in coming months.
In other farm bill news, Alabama Peanut Producers Association Executive Director Caleb Bristow testified at a U.S. House of Representatives Ag Committee farm bill listening session in Gainesville in June.