NEXT THURSDAY: Bennet to Hear Ideas from Coloradans in Lamar on Farm Bill, Rural Economic Development

Lamar, CO – Next Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 3:00 PM, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, will hold a Farm Bill listening session with Coloradans in Lamar to hear ideas on how best to support Colorado’s agricultural producers and drive job creation and economic development in rural communities.

Members of the public may reserve a seat by calling Bennet’s Arkansas River Regional Office at 719-542-7550 or by sending an RSVP e-mail to

WHO: Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet

WHAT: Listening Session on Farm Bill and Rural Economic Development

WHEN: Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 3:00 PM MT

WHERE: Lamar Community Building, 610 S. Sixth Street, Lamar