USDA Releases Final Dates and Locations for Public Hearings on FMO


The final dates and venues have been released by the USDA for the public hearings on the Federal Marketing Order for Pecans. The initial hearing begins in Las Cruces, New Mexico on July 20 with the Central Region hearing and the East Region hearing to follow. The schedule is:

July 20, 21 (Monday, Tuesday) – West Region, Las Cruces, NM at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum; 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, New Mexico

July 23, 24 (Thursday, Friday) – Central Region, Dallas(Richardson), TX at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center at Dallas; 17360 Coit Road, Dallas, Texas

July 27, 28, 29 with 30 as holdover (Monday through Thursday) – East Region, Tifton, GA at the Hilton Garden Inn in Tifton; 201 Boo Drive, Tifton, Georgia