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Cattlemen Praise Confirmation of Perdue for USDA Secretary

26 April 2017

US - Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, praised the Senate confirmation of former Governor Sonny Perdue to lead the US Department of Agriculture.

Mr Uden said: "Decisions made every day at the USDA have a significant impact on our ability to run our operations.

"We are excited to have a Secretary that comes from the industry, understands the complexities of our business, and is willing to stand up and fight for the hard-working men and women in rural America.

"We are looking forward to working with Secretary Perdue in his new role leading the Department of Agriculture."

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