Technology in Agriculture: Data-Driven Farming

U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), chairman of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, & Data Security, will convene a hearing titled “Technology in Agriculture: Data-Driven Farming,” at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. The hearing will examine the potential benefits of advancements in agricultural technology and the collection and utilization of data in farming.


  - Dr. Shannon Ferrell, Associate Professor, Oklahoma State University
  - Dr. Dorota Haman, Professor and Chair, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida
  - Mr. Todd J. Janzen, President, Janzen Agricultural Law, LLC
  - Mr. Justin Knopf, Farmer, Gypsum, KS
  - Mr. Jason Tatge, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Farmobile 

Hearing Details:

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
2:30 p.m.
Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, & Data Security

This hearing will take place in Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

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  • Justin Knopf

    Vice President
    Kansas Association of Wheat Growers
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Majority Statement

  • Chairman Jerry Moran