Agricultural Consolidation and the Smithfield/Farmland Deal.
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2003
Time: 04:00 PM

Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING - ROOM CHANGE

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights will hold a hearing on Wednesday, July 23, 2003, at 4:00 p.m. in Room 138 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building on "Agricultural Consolidation and the Smithfield/Farmland Deal."

Senator DeWine will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Tim Johnson
    United States Senator [D-SD]

Panel II

  1. Mr. Joseph Sebring
    CEO
    John Morrell, Inc.
    Cincinnati , OH
  2. Mr. William Hughes
    Administrator, Division of Agricultural Development
    Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
    Madison , WI
  3. Mr. Michael Stumo
    General Counsel
    Organization for Competitive Markets
    Winstead , CT
  4. Mr. Russ Kremer
    President
    Missouri Farmers' Union
    Jefferson City , MO
  5. Dr. Luther Tweeten
    Agriculture Consultant
    Columbus , OH
  6. Mr. Patrick Bell
    Farmer
    Kenansville , NC