U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Confirms Participation in Farm Journal Field Days™, August 25-27
Lenexa, Kan., (July 28, 2020) – Farm Journal today announced that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is confirmed to participate in its groundbreaking Farm Journal Field Days™ event, set for August 25-27.
Secretary Perdue will discuss the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agriculture Innovation Agenda at Farm Journal Field Days and will share insights on how farmers can continue to access new tools and technologies to drive the industry forward and meet market demands while reducing environmental impact.
“We’re obviously thrilled and honored that Secretary Perdue is using Farm Journal Field Days to deliver USDA’s innovation message,” said Andy Weber, CEO of Farm Journal. “The ag innovation message completely aligns with the innovativeness that Farm Journal Field Days delivers to all American producers as the farm show of the future.”
The Secretary will speak at 3:30 p.m. CDT on Thursday, Aug. 27. Register for Farm Journal Field Days by visiting farmjournalfielddays.com.
About Farm Journal
Farm Journal is the nation’s leading business information and media company serving the agricultural market. Started 144 years ago with the preeminent Farm Journal magazine, the company serves the row crop, livestock, produce and retail sectors through branded websites, eNewsletters and phone apps; business magazines; live events including conferences, seminars and tradeshows; nationally broadcasted television and radio programs; a robust mobile-text-marketing business; and an array of data-driven, paid information products. Farm Journal also is the majority shareholder of the online equipment marketplace, Machinery Pete LLC. In 2010, the company established the non-profit, public charity, Farm Journal Foundation, dedicated to sustaining agriculture’s ability to meet the vital needs of a growing population through education and empowerment.