Today is the National Ag Day Celebration in Washington DC. There is a morning FFA Capitol Hill Rally followed by the National Ag Day Luncheon featuring our dear friend, Orion Samuelson, as moderator.
In the afternoon, the public and legislators will enjoy a Taste of American Agriculture at the Longworth Office Building. We are delighted that Eli’s Cheesecake is representing the State of Illinois and the City of Chicago in this important celebration of the American food industry.
Taste of American Agriculture
The Taste of American Agriculture is an event focusing on the Abundance of Agriculture. Attendees will enjoy food and drinks representing the abundance of American agriculture. Special co-hosts for the event are Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Chair of the House Committee on Agriculture and Representative Collin Peterson (D-MN), Ranking Minority Member of the House Committee on Agriculture.
The Taste of American Agriculture will take place from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 16 in the House Ag Committee Room in the Longworth Building (Washington, DC) and is open to the public. The Longworth Building is located South of the Capitol on a site bounded by Independence Avenue, New Jersey Avenue, South Capitol Street, and C Street, S.E.