|Secretary Vilsack to Address Iowa Farm Bureauâ€™s 2013 Economic Summit, Highlight Need for Food, Farm, and Jobs Bill|
|News Releases - Agribusiness|
|Written by USDA Office of Communications|
|Monday, 22 July 2013 08:25|
WASHINGTON, July 22, 2013— TODAY, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will address the Iowa Farm Bureau’s 2013 Economic Summit where he will discuss the need for a Food, Farm and Jobs Bill.
The Obama Administration has prioritized that a new Food, Farm and Jobs Bill should promote rural development, preserve a strong farm safety net, maintain nutrition programs, encourage the development of local and regional markets, honor our international trade commitments, and advance agricultural research.
Monday, July 22, 2013
12:45 p.m. CDT
WHAT: Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will address the Iowa Farm Bureau’s 2013 Economic Summit.
Media availability to immediately follow.
WHERE: Iowa State University
400 Beach Avenue
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