2024 NPC Washington Summit

Standing Up for Potatoes on Capitol Hill! 

February 26-March 1, 2024

Washington Marriott at Metro Center

Washington, D.C.

Hear from Top Officials and Policy Experts

Meeting Hotel

Washington Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20005

Schedule of Events

Reconnect at the 2024 NPC Washington Summit and Unite in Standing Up for Potatoes on Capitol Hill!

NPC’s annual Washington Summit provides a forum for potato industry members to discuss, define, and advocate for the policy priorities impacting their businesses and protecting their ability to farm.

Throughout the week, participants:

  • Hear from the nation’s top political and policy experts
  • Welcome NPC’s new officers and grower leaders
  • Meet with members of Congress representing potato-growing states and districts
  • … and unite as an industry in Standing Up for Potatoes on Capitol Hill!

During the 2024 NPC Washington Summit, attendees will advocate for issues such as keeping potatoes in federal nutrition programs, promoting free and fair-trade agreements, and protecting tax policies that support the long-term health of family-owned farming operations.

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Thanks to USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Alexis Taylor for joining our Washington Summit to discuss how her team is working to promote U.S. ag exports and expand trade opportunities for U.S. #potatoes.

Thanks to USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Alexis Taylor for joining our Washington Summit to discuss how her team is working to promote U.S. ag exports and expand trade opportunities for U.S. #potatoes. ...

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Potato exports grew the U.S. economy by $4.8B and could contribute $1B more with expanded foreign market access. Learn how #potatoes support domestic jobs and economic activity throughout America at nationalpotatocouncil.org/SpudNation. #spudnation

Potato exports grew the U.S. economy by $4.8B and could contribute $1B more with expanded foreign market access. Learn how #potatoes support domestic jobs and economic activity throughout America at nationalpotatocouncil.org/SpudNation. #spudnation ...

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Potato exports are HUGE for the U.S. economy. Over 20% of U.S. potato production is sent overseas, generating $4.78 billion in GDP and supporting 33,846 domestic jobs.  America is a #SpudNation! Learn more at nationalpotatocouncil.org/spudnation

Potato exports are HUGE for the U.S. economy. Over 20% of U.S. potato production is sent overseas, generating $4.78 billion in GDP and supporting 33,846 domestic jobs.

America is a #SpudNation! Learn more at nationalpotatocouncil.org/spudnation
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During Potato Expo 2024, National Potato Council 2023 President RJ Andrus and First Vice President Bob Mattive sat down with the Eye on Potatoes Podcast to reflect on their time on the Executive Committee and preview some of the top policy priorities for the upcoming NPC Washington Summit, Feb. 26-March 1, 2024.  Subscribe link in bio.

During Potato Expo 2024, National Potato Council 2023 President RJ Andrus and First Vice President Bob Mattive sat down with the Eye on Potatoes Podcast to reflect on their time on the Executive Committee and preview some of the top policy priorities for the upcoming NPC Washington Summit, Feb. 26-March 1, 2024.

Subscribe link in bio.
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