2019 Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee Meeting

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 8:30am to Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 1:00pm

Postponed until further notice due to the lapse in federal funding

Event Dates and Times:
Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Thursday, January 31, 2019, 8:30am to 1:00pm

The Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee (FVIAC) will meet to discuss agenda items, hear scheduled presentations, review working group reports, listen to public comments, and vote on proposed actions. The 2-day meeting is open to the public. Registration is required.

The meetings are open to the public who may observe the proceedings and provide general comments during a designated comment time. Persons or organizations wishing to make oral comments must contact Marlene Betts at SCPFVIAC@ams.usda.gov or (202) 720-5057 to pre-register. Interested public may also submit written comments for the FVIAC to consider at Regulations.gov. The deadline to pre-register for in-person oral comments or to submit written comments is Jan. 7, 2019, as noted in the Federal Register notice.

Meeting information including agenda and location will be posted below as it becomes available.

Meeting Information:

Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202
(703) 418-1234

For more information, contact Marlene Betts, Acting Designated Federal Officer (DFO), at SCPFVIAC@ams.usda.gov, or at (202) 720-5057, or call the Specialty Crops Program at (202) 720-4722.

Information about past meetings, is available on AMS’ FVIAC home page.