NMPF Summer Board Meeting Set for June 9 – 10, in Arlington, Virginia
May 11, 2015
NMPF’s summer board of directors meeting will take place Tuesday and Wednesday, June 9–10, in Arlington, Virginia. Discussion topics will include the organization’s activities and budget, as well as continuation of the export assistance program known as Cooperatives Working Together. Also, Rep. David Valadao (R-Calif.) has been invited to address the organization’s political action committee. Valadao (pictured) is a key member of the House Agriculture Committee and a dairy farmer from Tulare, CA.
Concurrent with the board meeting, members of NMPF’s Young Cooperators Program will gather for their annual dairy policy and legislative forum. The YCs will receive legislative updates, lobby their members of Congress, and tour Washington at night by bus.