Notice of Meeting of Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture, 14070 [2015-06181]

Download as PDF 14070 Notices Federal Register Vol. 80, No. 52 Wednesday, March 18, 2015 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE National Agricultural Statistics Service Notice of Meeting of Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) announces a meeting of an Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture. DATES: The Panel meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday April 2 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday April 3, 2015. A public comment period will commence at 9:15 a.m. on April 2, 2015. ADDRESSES: The Panel meeting will take place in U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Room 6309, South Building, Washington, DC 20250. Written comments may be filed before or up to two weeks after the meeting with the contact person identified herein at: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Room 5029, South Building, Washington, DC 20250–2001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda J. Young, Director, Research and Development Division, telephone 800– 727–9540, Fax: 202–690–2090, or email: nass@nass.usda.gov. General information about NASS can also be found at https://www.nass.usda.gov/ About_NASS/index.asp. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NASS will be convening a panel of subject matter experts covering a broad range of expertise and interests on April 2 and 3. During this meeting, the panel will consider statements provided by the public on data needs for women and beginning farmers and ranchers, discuss the currently available data on women mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:25 Mar 17, 2015 Jkt 235001 and beginning farmers and ranchers, and consider additional stakeholder data needs in this area. The panel meeting is open to the public on Thursday April 2. The public is asked to preregister for the meeting at least 5 business days prior to the meeting. Your pre-registration must state the names of each person in your group, organization, or interest represented; the number of people planning to give oral comments, if any; and whether anyone in your group requires special accommodations. Submit registrations to nass@ nass.usda.gov or USDA/NASS, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Room 6035, South Building, Washington, DC 20250– 2001. Members of the public who request to give oral comments to the Panel must arrive at the meeting site by 8:45 a.m. on Thursday April 2, 2015. Oral comments should each be limited to three minutes or less. Two hours have been allotted for public comments. Written comments by attendees or other interested stakeholders will be welcomed for the public record before and up to two weeks following the meeting. Comments should be limited to 500 words or less. The public may file written comments by mail to USDA/ NASS, Room 6035, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., South Building, Washington, DC 20250–2001. Written comments can also be sent via Fax: 202–690–2090, or email: to nass@ nass.usda.gov. All comments and preregistrations need to reference ‘‘Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture.’’ All statements will become a part of the official records of the Panel meeting and will be kept on file for public review in the office of the Director, Research and Development Division. Signed at Washington, DC, March 12, 2015. Joseph T. Reilly, Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service. [FR Doc. 2015–06181 Filed 3–17–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–20–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request March 12, 2015. The Department of Agriculture has submitted the following information PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13. 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delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
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Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 52 / Wednesday, March 18, 2015 / 
Notices

[[Page 14070]]



DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

National Agricultural Statistics Service


Notice of Meeting of Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women 
and Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture

AGENCY: National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) announces 
a meeting of an Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and 
Beginning Farmers in U.S. Agriculture.

DATES: The Panel meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday 
April 2 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday April 3, 2015. A public 
comment period will commence at 9:15 a.m. on April 2, 2015.

ADDRESSES: The Panel meeting will take place in U.S. Department of 
Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, 1400 
Independence Avenue SW., Room 6309, South Building, Washington, DC 
20250. Written comments may be filed before or up to two weeks after 
the meeting with the contact person identified herein at: U.S. 
Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, 
1400 Independence Avenue SW., Room 5029, South Building, Washington, DC 
20250-2001.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda J. Young, Director, Research and 
Development Division, telephone 800-727-9540, Fax: 202-690-2090, or 
email: nass@nass.usda.gov. General information about NASS can also be 
found at https://www.nass.usda.gov/About_NASS/index.asp.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NASS will be convening a panel of subject 
matter experts covering a broad range of expertise and interests on 
April 2 and 3. During this meeting, the panel will consider statements 
provided by the public on data needs for women and beginning farmers 
and ranchers, discuss the currently available data on women and 
beginning farmers and ranchers, and consider additional stakeholder 
data needs in this area. The panel meeting is open to the public on 
Thursday April 2. The public is asked to preregister for the meeting at 
least 5 business days prior to the meeting. Your pre-registration must 
state the names of each person in your group, organization, or interest 
represented; the number of people planning to give oral comments, if 
any; and whether anyone in your group requires special accommodations. 
Submit registrations to nass@nass.usda.gov or USDA/NASS, 1400 
Independence Avenue SW., Room 6035, South Building, Washington, DC 
20250-2001. Members of the public who request to give oral comments to 
the Panel must arrive at the meeting site by 8:45 a.m. on Thursday 
April 2, 2015. Oral comments should each be limited to three minutes or 
less. Two hours have been allotted for public comments. Written 
comments by attendees or other interested stakeholders will be welcomed 
for the public record before and up to two weeks following the meeting. 
Comments should be limited to 500 words or less. The public may file 
written comments by mail to USDA/NASS, Room 6035, 1400 Independence 
Avenue SW., South Building, Washington, DC 20250-2001.
    Written comments can also be sent via Fax: 202-690-2090, or email: 
to nass@nass.usda.gov. All comments and pre-registrations need to 
reference ``Expert Panel on Federal Statistics on Women and Beginning 
Farmers in U.S. Agriculture.''
    All statements will become a part of the official records of the 
Panel meeting and will be kept on file for public review in the office 
of the Director, Research and Development Division.

    Signed at Washington, DC, March 12, 2015.
Joseph T. Reilly,
Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service.
[FR Doc. 2015-06181 Filed 3-17-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3410-20-P