Embry Reappointed to SLC Ag, Rural Development Committee | SurfKY News
KENTUCKY (6/14/17) — State Senator C.B. Embry of Morgantown was reappointed to the Southern Legislative Conference’s Agriculture and Rural Development Committee by Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers.
The Southern Legislative Conference is a 15-state subgroup of the Council for State Governments. According to SLC, the Agriculture and Rural Development Committee’s agenda focuses on issues critical to the future of farming and farm communities. As the “engine of the economy,” agriculture constitutes a vital sector of the economies of most Southern states. A principal focus of the Committee’s work centers on rural development and rural communities, convening a …