Jun. 08, 2015

WHAT: The House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, chaired by Rep. Martin Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), will hold an informational meeting to discuss highly pathogenic avian influenza and the state’s preparations for the possibility of the disease impacting poultry producers in Pennsylvania.

WHO: Causer, members of the committee and the following speakers: Dr. Sherrill Davison, New Bolton Center poultry veterinarian; Chris Pierce, president of Heritage Poultry Management Services Inc., Annville; and state Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 10, at 9 a.m.

WHERE: Room 205, Ryan Office Building.

WEBSTREAMING: Will be available beginning at 9 a.m. at RepCauser.com.

Media contact: Patricia Hippler, 717.772.9846, phippler@pahousegop.com