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As the inaugural destination of his third “Back to Our Roots” tour around the country, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited Michigan State University Tuesday, April 3.
The road trip stops at two additional locations in Michigan before heading to Ohio and Kentucky later in the week.
“One of the reasons we get out here is to look at the breadth and depth of the amazing things that agriculture does all across this country,” Perdue said. “I’m convinced more and more as I get around that the relationship between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and our land-grant colleges is critical.