Arkansans inspired agriculture policy, U.S. secretary says

Posted: April 24, 2013 at 2:10 a.m.

NWA Media/DAVID GOTTSCHALK 4/23/13 U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack answers questions following his speech Tuesday afternoon at the Leflar Law Center on the campus of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Vilsack was the guest speaker of the Dale & Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series.

FAYETTEVILLE — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack paid homage Tuesday to Arkansas’ farming and livestock industry, noting that he was motivated by former Arkansas U.S. Sen. Dale Bumpers, Arkansas’ Bill Clinton and others as his career in agricultural policy developed.

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