President Donald Trump will again join the American Farm Bureau Federation for its annual convention this Sunday January 19 in Austin, Texas, marking Trump’s third consecutive year of attendance.
This marks the third straight year Trump has attended the meeting.
“We are grateful that he has made agricultural issues a priority,” said AFBF President Zippy Duvall said in a statement,welcoming Trump “at a time when there is much to talk about, from trade progress to important regulatory reforms.”
The Senate is close to finalizing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, and the so-called phase one agreement with China will be signed this week.
Other officials currently scheduled to attend include Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler. Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) are on the schedule as well.