With farm bill setback, U.S. Senate committee continues review with look at technology

U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., asks questions during a Senate subcommittee meeting at the Capitol in Washington in this March 22, 2023 file photo. (AP/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)

WASHINGTON -- Members of the U.S. Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee heard testimony Tuesday regarding the future of technology and artificial intelligence in agriculture production, including how related industries can leverage these resources for maximizing outputs and increasing productivity.