Second MEETING (Joint Hearing) - Agriculture Policy
January 15, 2015
STATE OF MINNESOTA Second MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION
AGRICULTURE POLICY COMMITTEE
Representative Hamilton, Chair of the Agriculture Finance Committee, called the joint meeting of the Agriculture Finance Committee and the Agriculture Policy Committee to order at 10:15 A.M. on January 15, 2015, in Hearing Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll of the Agriculture Policy Committee
ANDERSON, Paul, Chair
FRANSON, Mary, VC
A quorum was present.
Representative Hamilton recognized recognition to the members of the Council on Black Minnesotans
Santo Cruz introduced Commissioner Dave Fredrickson and Budget Director Steve Ernest to present an overview of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.
Dr. Beth Thompson and Dr. Kris Petrini presented an overview of the Board of Animal Health.