NORTHEY TO VISIT UNION AND POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTIES JANUARY 27
DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today announced that he will be making stops in Union and Pottawattamie Counties on Friday, January 27.
Northey will speak at Security National Bank Ag Seminars in Creston and Council Bluffs.
The details of the visits follow here:
Friday, January 27, 2017 Union County – 8:30 a.m., speak at Security National Bank Ag Seminar, Windrow Restaurant, 102 W. Taylor St., Creston Pottawattamie County – 12:00 p.m., speak at Security National Bank Ag Seminar, Hy-Vee Conference Room, 1745 Madison Ave., Council Bluffs
Northey, a corn and soybean farmer from Spirit Lake, is serving his third term as Secretary of Agriculture. His priorities as Secretary of Agriculture are promoting the use of science and new technologies to better care for our air, soil and water, and reaching out to tell the story of Iowa agriculture.
Northey has committed to traveling to each of Iowa’s 99 counties every year to hear from farmers and rural residents with a stake in the future of agriculture. These meetings allow him to listen to their needs and better lead the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship as it seeks to serve the people of the state. Follow along with the Secretary’s travels on Twitter by using the hashtag #northey99. Also, a map highlighting the counties he has visited so far this year can be found at http://bit.ly/Northey99.
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