TITLE

Where is the new USDA trade undersecretary?

AUTHOR(S)
Shearer, P. Scott
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
National Hog Farmer Exclusive Insight;7/6/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the reorganization of the trade function in U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) through the 2014 farm bill which establishes the trade and foreign agricultural affairs undersecretary but was behind the schedule and over due for almost a year.
ACCESSION #
108497363

 

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