Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Tours Kalera Hydroponic Farm And Food Box Event

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited several Central Florida facilities on Monday, June 8, as part of learning about the future of agriculture. “Producing food for mankind is a noble cause,” Perdue said while on a tour of a vertical hydroponic farm, Kalera, based in Orlando.

Secretary Perdue Statement on USMCA Signing

January 30, 2020 USDA

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued the following statement after President Donald J. Trump signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

Pure Flavor Kicks off Season 2 in Georgia with USDA & Georgia Grown Support

December 18, 2019 Pure Flavor

A visit to Pure Flavor®’s Fort Valley, GA greenhouse from US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue this fall is helping fuel enthusiasm & support for the growers second growing season in Georgia. Coming off a successful first year, the company has transitioned all of Phase 1 (25 acres) to be focused exclusively on tomatoes this winter.

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to Keynote Washington Conference

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will keynote the United Fresh Washington Conference’s General Session Breakfast, Wednesday morning, September 18, from 8:00 – 9:30 am at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C. Secretary Perdue will address the key issues facing the produce industry.

Secretary Perdue Statement on Beef Processing Facility in Holcomb, Kansas

August 29, 2019 USDA

“As part of our continued efforts to monitor the impact of the fire at the beef processing facility in Holcomb, Kan., I have directed USDA’s Packers and Stockyards Division to launch an investigation into recent beef pricing margins to determine if there is any evidence of price manipulation, collusion, restrictions of competition or other unfair practices.”