I. HF2980 (Ecklund) Veterinary diagnosing laboratory equipment funding provided, and money appropriated.
- Dr. Jerry Torrison, Director, U of M Veterinary Diagnostic Lab
- Dave Preisler, CEO, MN Pork Producers Association
II. Concurrent Authority Report Farmed White-tailed Deer
- Dr. Beth Thompson, Executive Director, MN Board of Animal Health
- Dr. Linda Glaser, Assistant Director, MN Board of Animal Health
- Capt. Robert Gorecki, MN Dept. of Natural Resources
- Dr. Michelle Carstensen, MN Dept. of Natural Resources
III. HF 2814 (Ecklund) Farmed Cervidae owner requirements modified, chronic wasting disease live-animal testing required, and money appropriated.
-John Zanmiller, Bluffland Whitetails Association
-Dr. Peter Larsen, University of Minnesota, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
-Craig Engwall, Executive Director, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association
-Dave Carlson, President of Minnesota Outdoor Heritage Alliance (MOHA)
-Dr. Jerry Torrison, Director, U of M Veterinary Diagnostic Lab
-Tony Kwilas, Minnesota Elk Breeders Association
-Dr Davin Henderson, CWD Evolution LLC
-Tim Spreck Minnesota Deer Farmers
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