U.S. Senator John Boozman will be talking about the economy when he travels to Region 8 this week.
On Tuesday, the senator will visit several local businesses in Lawrence, Randolph and Stone counties.
His first stop of the day will be at Fiber Energy Products, 4004 Blue Collar Lane in Mountain View. Boozman will tour the only wood pellet plant in Arkansas and talk with management about the issues affecting their company.
Next the senator will travel to the Birdsong Peanut Buying Point, 101 Lawrence Road 440 in Walnut Ridge, to discuss the Farm Bill.