Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Ag Offsets Briefing - This Friday - May 16th

I want to let you know about a briefing on agriculture offsets that I'll be participating in this Friday. Details are below. The goal of this briefing is to provide an overview of the science of offsets measurement, market potential, and to hear an agriculture perspective from a group (National Association of Wheat Growers) who have been studying the issue for some time and have taken a true leadership role within the agriculture sector on this issue.


Date: Friday, May 16, 2008

Time: 2-4pm

Place: 406 Dirksen Senate Office Building
(Senate Environment & Public Works Committee Room )


Keith Paustian - Colorado State University soil scientist - The science of soil carbon measurement & modeling

Sara Hessenflow Harper - The Clark Group - The market potential of agriculture offsets

Mark Gaede - National Association of Wheat Growers - The stakes for agriculture in climate legislation

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