Public Hearing on future of the Over Order Premium on Class I Milk

Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee

Tuesday, April 25, 2023 | 10 a.m.

Hearing Room 1, NOB


Schedule

Public Hearing on future of the Over Order Premium on Class I Milk

Agenda

• 10:00 a.m.: Welcoming Remarks
                     – Committee Member Introductions

• 10:05 a.m.: Center for Dairy Excellence 
                     – Zach Meyers, Risk Education Program Manager – Testimony

• 10:25 a.m.: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
                     – Russell Redding, Acting-Secretary – Testimony

• 10:40 a.m.: Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board – Testimony
                     – Gary G. Gojsovich, Auditor Supervisor
                     – Robert N. Barley, Chairman
                     – James Van Blarcom, Board Member
                     – Kristi Kassimer Harper, Consumer

• 10:55 a.m.: Pennsylvania State Grange
                     – Matt Espenshade, State Grange Master – Testimony

• 11:10 a.m.: Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
                     – John Painter II, Dairy Farmer, Painterland Farms – Testimony

• 11:25 a.m.: Pennsylvania Milk Dealers Association
                     – Chuck Turner, President of Turner Dairy Farms – Testimony

• 11:40 a.m.: Professional Dairy Managers of Pennsylvania
                     – Andy Bollinger, Vice President – Testimony

• 11:55 a.m.: Pennsylvania Association of Dairy Cooperatives
                     – Troye Cooper, Chairman – Testimony

• Closing Remarks

Additional Testimony

PA Food Merchants Association