Secretary Perdue in Florida, Alabama, and Georgia

Perdue tours hurricane damage in FL, AL, and GA
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United States Department of Agriculture

Media Advisory

(Washington, D.C., November 15, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be in Florida, Alabama, and Georgia TOMORROW, Friday, November 16th.

* NOTE: Media interested in attending any event must RSVP to press@oc.usda.gov by TODAY, Thursday, November 15th at 5:00pm ET.

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Secretary Perdue to visit Rex Lumber

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will hold a listening session with private forestry stakeholders and tour Rex Lumber with Florida Department of Agriculture Chief of Staff Matt Joyner and Florida State Forester Jim Karles. Following, Secretary Perdue will hold a media availability.

WHEN: TOMORROW, November 16th beginning at 8:30am ET

WHERE: Rex Lumber, 18601 NW County Road 12, Bristol, FL 32321

Secretary Perdue to visit McAllister Farms with Representative Martha Roby and Alabama Agriculture Commissioner John McMillian

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will tour McAllister Farms and hold a roundtable with Representative Roby, Commissioner McMillian, and Alabama agriculture producers. Following, Secretary Perdue will hold a media availability.

WHEN: TOMORROW, November 16th beginning at 10:30am CT *NOTE: Central Time

WHERE: McAllister Farms, 1720 South County Road Hwy 95, Gordon, AL 36343

Secretary Perdue to visit Seminole Stockyard Inc. with Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black

WHAT: Secretary Perdue will tour Seminole Stockyard Inc. and hold a luncheon with Commissioner Black and Georgia agriculture leaders. Following, Secretary Perdue will hold a media availability.

WHEN: TOMORROW, November 16th beginning at 12:45pm ET *NOTE: Eastern Time

WHERE: Seminole Stockyard Inc., 5061 GA-91, Donalsonville, GA 39845