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Secretary Perdue informs, entertains during “fireside chat”

December 23, 2019

USAPEEC members filled the Grand Ballroom of the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, D.C. last week eagerly waiting to hear from special guest Sonny Perdue at the 2019 Winter Meeting. And the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture didn’t fail them, blending humor and insight in a conversation that was both informative and entertaining, covering subjects ranging from USMCA negotiations to his own skills as a hunter. Eschewing the standard speakerat-the-podium style, Perdue opted for a more informal “fireside chat” format in which he shared the stage with USAPEEC Chairman Mark Barrett and President Jim Sumner who took turns posing questions and making conversation with Perdue.

See more in the Dec. 23 edition of MondayLine.