Lincoln to Host Farm Bill Discussion in Blytheville

BLYTHEVILLE, AR - U.S. Senator Blanche Lincoln will meet with members of the Region 8 farm community next month in Blytheville to discuss issues related to agriculture and the 2007 Farm Bill.

The meeting will give Lincoln an opportunity to hear the concerns of northeast Arkansas' agricultural producers, and to discuss the challenges and opportunities that Congress will face when rewriting the bill later this year.

Lincoln is a member of the Senate's Agriculture Committee.

The meeting is set for 1 p.m.  on April 2 at Blytheville Holiday Inn meeting room (1121 W. Main Street).