USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack

USDA Secretary Vilsack talks Farm Bill, discusses online tools

As the implementation of the 2014 Farm Bill continues, USDA Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and members of Minnesota’s Congressional delegation met with representatives across all Minnesota agricultural fields Thursday, Sept. 26, at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus to tout an online system to help farmers make decisions about the new programs.
Minnesota Soybean Growers Association Vice President Paul Freeman and Minnesota Soybean Chief Executive Officer Tom Slunecka attended the gathering.
Vilsack was joined by Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Representatives Colin Peterson, Tim Walz and Rick Nolan.
Listen to what Vilsack and Peterson had to say about the new online system, and the Farm Bill as a whole.