Ag Day on the Mall

NAAA and Helicopter Applicators Inc. from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, exhibited at Ag Day on the Mall on March 21-21, 2022, in conjunction with National Ag Day. Below is coverage of the event.

  • NAAA eNewsletter article: Click here
     
  • Event Photos: View more event photos on NAAA's Facebook Photo Page here and read our National Ag Day on the Mall posts from March 21-22, 2022
     
  • RFD-TV Interview: Click hereNAAA CEO Andrew Moore was interviewed live on RFD-TV's "Market Day Report" from Ag Day on the Mall in Washington, D.C., on March 21, 2022. In his interview with RFD-TV Washington bureau chief Emily Buck, Moore discussed the significance of the agricultural aviation industry's 100th anniversary and the aerial application technology on display at NAAA’s Ag Day on the Mall exhibit.
 
  • Agriculture showcase gives Washington a taste of modern farming (Agri-Pulse, March 23, 2022) Read article here
 
  • Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) Dropbox of Photos View here
  • Video: How Aerial Application Contributes to Sustainable Ag Production (watch below)
 
  • Video: Helicopter Applicator Inc.’s Joe Stambaugh, on HAI’s experience at Ag Day on the Mall (watch below)


Photos

Senator John Boozman (R-Ark.), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, was one of several Washington officials who stopped by NAAA's National Ag Day exhibit on the National Mall. Standing with Senator Boozman (second from left) are (L-R) NAAA CEO Andrew Moore, broadcaster Max Armstrong, NAAA President Jim Perrin, and Brock Heffner and Joe Stambaugh of Helicopter Applicators Inc.
Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) and HAI Director of
Safety Joe Stambaugh. 
Helicopter Applicators Inc.s Bell 206 LongRanger helicopter was on display halfway between the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument.
Michal Ilana Freedhoff, EPA’s assistant administrator for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), and Ya-Wei “Jake” Li, the deputy assistant administrator for pesticide programs at OCSPP, were joined by Ed Messina, the director of the EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs, and members of their staff at the NAAA Booth.
 

More Photos from Ag Day on the Mall (click thumbnails to enlarge photos)