Potato Industry Makes Voices Heard During Fly-In
USAgNet - 03/07/2018
The National Potato Council welcomed over 120 attendees to the 2018 Fly-In last week who pressed Congress and the Administration on priority issues for the industry.
"We were very inspired by the level of engagement both by our attendees and with the offices they visited. Clearly there's a recognition of the importance of our issues and a desire to find some solutions," said John Keeling, CEO of the National Potato Council.
NPPGA President Chuck Gunnerson led a delegation from the Red River Valley area that included Justin Dagen from Karlstad, Minn; Ben Tucker from St. Thomas, N.D., Rodney Peterson from Parkers Prairie, Minn.; and the Leadership Institution attendees
Caleb Folson, Casey Byrum and Thomas Shephard.