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Young Farmers to hear gubernatorial candidates on ag and forestry issues July 28

Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers will host an Agriculture and Forestry Gubernatorial Candidates’ Forum from 1-5 p.m. on July 28 in the Whitman Theater in Virginia Western Community College’s Business Science Building in Roanoke, according to a news release from the Virginia Farm Bureau.

The forum is being sponsored by Farm Bureau, Virginia Agribusiness Council, Virginia Forest Products Association and Virginia Forestry Association. It is open to members of those organizations.

Virginia gubernatorial candidates Ed Gillespie and Ralph Northam will discuss their plans to help agriculture and forestry—Virginia’s largest industry—prosper in the future.

Participants will have the opportunity to submit written questions for each candidate during the forum.

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