Confirmation of Perdue as Ag Secretary Pleases Turkey Federation

US - National Turkey Federation members are very pleased the Senate Agriculture Committee has recommended the full Senate confirm Sonny Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture.
calendar icon 5 April 2017
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Governor Perdue brings experience and a dedication to agriculture as a farmer’s son and veterinary doctor. In his two terms as governor, the people of Georgia recognized his leadership and executive abilities.

Sonny Perdue is well qualified to lead USDA, and well thought of by those involved in the daily work of agriculture and food production.

"We look forward to the Senate’s confirmation vote so that he can begin the work ahead of expanding our trade opportunities, preventing animal disease outbreaks, and continuing to provide the safest, most wholesome food in the world," according to members of the National Turkey Federation.

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