We got to the USDA in time for a press conference from a very high level official, the notable Mark Thomas, who shared some of his deep insights from the vacant event podium inside the building
Also at the USDA, we really did meet with some high level officials. John Davis provides an overview from what we learned about the biotech regulatory process.
We grabbed some lunch at the bustling (and high priced) cafeteria in the Longworth Building, then I got to accompany farmers in ties as they went to meet with some lawmakers. We also got to meet with representatives from Ford Motor Company about the potential for future collaboration on finding the optimal blend of ethanol for the high efficiency engines of the future.Read More »