USDA Secretary Perdue Statement on President Trump’s State of the Union Address

Washington, D.C., February 5, 2019 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today issued the following statement regarding President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union address:

“President Trump provided a unifying, hopeful vision for the nation tonight, highlighting Administration accomplishments and the booming economy, but also expressing optimism that even greater achievements lie ahead.  The President’s policies have been beneficial to American agriculture in the short term, but also have laid the foundation for long-term prosperity.  Our trade agreements with other nations are getting stronger, and the strategies the President has employed will lead to new and expanded markets for our products.  This was a patriotic speech, reminding Americans of the greatness of this country, with even brighter hopes for the future.”

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.