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AFBF Welcomes Nomination of Xochitl Torres Small as Deputy Secretary of Agriculture



AFBF Staff

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall commented today on President Biden’s intention to nominate Xochitl Torres Small to serve as Deputy Secretary of Agriculture.

“AFBF congratulates Xochitl Torres Small on her nomination to serve as Deputy Secretary of Agriculture. Her experience with rural America and her time on the House Agriculture Committee give her important perspective to address the issues facing America’s farmers and ranchers.

“We look forward to working with her to ensure USDA continues to support America’s farmers and their mission to grow safe, affordable food for families across the nation.”

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