WASHINGTON DC (March 13, 2020) — Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued this statement following President Donald J Trump’s Declaration of a National Emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak:
WASHINGTON DC (March 13, 2020) — Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue yesterday swore in Devon Westhill to serve as the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Deputy Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights. Following the swearing in, Sec Perdue issued this statement:
WASHINGTON DC (March 12, 2020) — Today, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a new method for conducting biological evaluations under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) to assure that pesticide registration-review actions under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) do not jeopardize endangered species.
WASHINGTON DC March 10, 2020) — Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that China has continued its progress in implementing the US-China Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement and has taken several additional actions to realize its agriculture-related commitments.
WASHINGTON DC (March 5, 2020) — In light of President Trump’s historic economic expansion — with a 3.6% unemployment rate and 6.4 million job openings across the nation — Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced a
WASHINGTON DC (February 28, 2020) — US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced Bette Brand will serve as the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development (RD) Deputy Under Secretary following the retirement of Donald “DJ” LaVoy.
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