What Does Sonny Perdue's Nomination To Lead USDA Mean For Farmers?

Jan 23, 2017

A high priority for President Donald Trump is getting his cabinet nominees approved by the U.S. Senate. Late last week, he named his one remaining choice: former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture. We talked with Jeremy Bernfeld of Harvest Public Media about what we can expect with agriculture policy in the Trump administration. We also heard from farmer Bobby Jones of Gordon, Georgia about the issues weighing on his mind with the nation’s farms.