Groups want ag represented on CFTC

Groups want ag represented on CFTC

AGRICULTURAL groups geared up to make sure the agriculture industry is well represented on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as President Barack Obama prepares to nominate a new commissioner.

Commissioner Mark Wetjen departed in August, and "now is a critical time to consider nominating an individual who has knowledge of agricultural commodity markets and the issues that affect the ability of our sector to use those markets as risk ma

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