Secretary of Agriculture

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Noun1.Secretary of Agriculture - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Agriculture; "the first Secretary of Agriculture was Norman J. Colman, who was appointed by Cleveland"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Secretary of Agriculture - the position of the head of the Department of Agriculture; "the post of Secretary of Agriculture was established in 1889"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced that Carmen Rottenberg and Paul Kiecker are assuming new roles within the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue in January presented the findings of the Interagency Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity to President Donald J.
Former Minister of Finance Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was also present at the occasion, as well as U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, Congressmen, Ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps.
The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Doug O'Brien, senior policy adviser for rural affairs for the White House Domestic Policy Council, led the event.
Akol has researched micro-farming and its potential to empower women and young girls in her home country--ideas that she presented to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack in 2014.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack encouraged landfills to accept some of the nearly 26 million chickens, turkeys and ducks that now need to be disposed of.
The agreement was inked by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tomas Vilsack and Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury today.
Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture Butch Calhoun last week requested assistance from U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for farmers in Arkansas and nearby states affected by the unraveling of Turner Grain Merchandising Inc.
Iowa Senate Majority Leader Michael Gronstal (D) credited former Iowa Governor and current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for pushing wind power back in 2003.
The suit names the U.S. secretary of Agriculture and USDA as defendants.