No one in the Trump transition team has indicated the president-elect is close to naming an Agriculture secretary, but the vice president-elect is meeting with the former Texas Ag Commissioner, Susan Combs.
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has spent the better part of his first few months in office canvassing rural America to listen to the challenges farmers and rural constituents are facing. Read moreRead More »
The Missouri Department of Agriculture said it hopes to be able to lift its ban on the herbicide dicamba as early as this week, a restriction it ordered after complaints that use of the weed killer by some farmers was damaging crops in adjacent fields. Read moreRead More »