The USDA: Agricultural Producers and Forest Land Owners to Address Climate Change

Date: April 23, 2015
Location: Auditorium, Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, 219 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing, MI 48824

Time: 1:30–2:45 p.m. Doors open at 12:45 p.m.

On Thursday, April 23, 2015, US Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack will announce new partnerships with agricultural producers and forest land owners to reduce harmful carbon emissions and alleviate the impact of climate change.  Farmers, ranchers, and forest land owners are seeing firsthand the impacts of increased pests, droughts, floods, wildfires, and other extreme weather events, and are taking exceptional actions to address these threats. USDA is committed to helping producers and landowners respond to the challenges brought on by a changing climate.

Parking is available on-site

Seating at this event is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis.