Perdue names new head of Foreign Agricultural Service

Calling him a “grow-it-and-sell-it kind of guy,” Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Thursday appointed Ken Isley, formerly a top lawyer at Dow AgroSciences, to be administrator of the Foreign Agricultural Service, which promotes U.S. farm exports, monitors food and agricultural issues worldwide, and has a role in U.S. food aid. Also on Thursday, Perdue announced three… » Read More

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