Secretary Perdue Partners with FFA to Support Next Generation of Agriculture

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Secretary Perdue Partners with FFA to Support Next Generation of Agriculture

(Washington, DC, July 25, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will announce a new partnership TOMORROW, Wednesday, July 26th, during the 2017 National FFA Organization’s State Presidents’ Conference D.C. Alumni Breakfast at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The announcement is designed to help support youth and prepare the workforce of tomorrow for unique careers in agriculture. You may click HERE to watch the event via Facebook Live.

TOMORROW, Wednesday, July 26th

8:30 – 10:30 a.m. EST
Remarks and MOU signing 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. EST

Secretary Perdue and National FFA CEO Mark Poeschl will announce a new partnership designed to help support youth, and prepare the workforce of tomorrow for unique careers in agriculture.

USDA Whitten Patio
1400 Independence Ave. SW
Washington, D.C. 20250

*Note: Secretary Perdue and National FFA CEO Mark Poeschl will be available for media q & a directly following their remarks. Media interested in attending must RSVP to press in order to gain access to the USDA Whitten Patio.

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