Agriculture Secretary

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Synonyms for Agriculture Secretary

the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Agriculture

the position of the head of the Department of Agriculture

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President Obama and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack are committed to a smarter use of Federal resources to foster sustainable economic prosperity and ensure the government is a strong partner for businesses, entrepreneurs and working families in rural communities.
The former representative of Sorsogon in Bicol, southern Luzon, was agriculture secretary of former President Fidel Ramos, from 1992 to 1998.
Clayton Yeutter, Agriculture secretary for former President Bush, said uncomfortably small corn stockpiles and high prices "certainly could be an issue in the short run.
Audit teams will arrive this weekend and complete their work by July 21, Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns said.
Thanks to him, Pennsylvania boasts a nation-leading crop insurance program," Dennis Wolf, Pennsylvania agriculture secretary, said when he presented the "Insuring Pennsylvania's Future Award" to Gantz.
THE US government is getting ready for the possible arrival of bird flu, and has held "significant planning sessions" in case of an outbreak, Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns said yesterday in Berlin.
At a round-table discussion that same day, Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns said that the U.
When organizations that have been calling for her head start saying things like Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman's latest announcement "is great news for the organic food community,' it's time to give her some credit.
agriculture secretary on issues related to agricultural air quality, including strengthening and coordinating USDA subject-matter research efforts and identifying cost-effective ways in which the agriculture industry can improve air quality.
Late in the afternoon of New Year's Eve 1972, Agriculture Secretary Earl Butz issued a one-page release announcing the arbitrary termination of the low-interest loan program the small telephone companies whose executives (and my subscribers) relied upon as their lifeblood.
As the rider moved quickly through Congress, we wrote a set of letters to Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton urging them to open up the process of developing national guidelines for implementing the new stewardship contracting provisions.
Also attending were Attorney General John Ashcroft, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Mel Martinez, Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Washington, D.
US agriculture secretary Ann Veneman said: "US poultry and poultry products meet the highest safety standards in the world.
Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman will be among participants in the gathering, the fifth of its kind, at the Kyodo International Conference Hall, the ministry said.
Credited with having helped shape the PRI into the political machine it was at its height, Hank Gonzalez's career within the party was varied and long: He served as governor of the State of Mexico from 1969 to 1975, mayor of Mexico City between 1976 and 1982, Tourism secretary from 1988 to 1989 and Agriculture secretary between 1990 and 1994.
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