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PSCFO Called Board Meeting

August 16 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Time: August 26, 2017, 2:30-3:30 pm, after the Government-Industry Luncheon

Place: The Red Barn at Ag Progress Days

Please RSVP to xenobun@aol.com or vince@vphillipsassoc.com to specify if you plan to attend.

AGENDA

BOARD of DIRECTORS

PA State Council of Farm Organizations

AG Progress Days

August 16, 2017

Call to Order

Review of Minutes

Association Management Report

  • Legislative Updates

–          Senator Ryan Aument  (R-Lancaster) Agritourism Legislation not yet introduced

–          Senator Aument — Moving DEP Authority to State Conservation Commission not yet introduced

–          House Bill 176 (Pickett-R-Bradford) Roadside Stands

–          House Bill 790 (Pashinski-D-Luzerne) Noxious Weeds

–          House Bill 544 (Moul-R-Adams) Landowner Liability

–          House Bill 1518 (Causer-R-Cameron/Potter/McKean) Farmer Alternates on Agricultural Lands Condemnation Approval Board

–          Senate Bill 780 (Vogel-R-Beaver) and House Bill 1648 (Quinn-R-Bucks) Telemedicine

–          Senate Bill 740 (Aument) Universal Service Fund

Financial Report

Old Business

  • Agricultural Directory
  • Deferred to September:  Phillips Associates Contract; Review of Committee Structure; PSCFO Representation on Penn State Ag Council

New Business

  • State Budget Issues: How does PSCFO wish to engage on the Penn State School of Agricultural Sciences and University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Funding
  • Protocols: Status of Food Safety Modernization Act/Risk Management Grant
  • Issues Survey to members
  • 2017 Dates.  Board and Council meetings September 18, November 20.

Adjourn

Details

Date:
August 16
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center
2710 W. Pine Grove Rd
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865 United States
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Website:
http://agsci.psu.edu/apd