House Ag Committee Hearing on State of the Livestock Industry

The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing Thursday to address the current state of the livestock industry, meat processing, production and supply.

Among the witnesses testifying were Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Vice President Todd Wilkinson of South Dakota, and François Léger of FPL Food, on behalf of the North American Meat Institute.

Opening statements
House ag hearing - Sen. Chuck Grassley (5:18)

House ag hearing - USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack (3:13)

House ag hearing - NCBA VP Todd Wilkinson (4:58)

House ag hearing - François Léger, NAMI (5:11)