U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will continue his third "Back to Our Roots" RV Tour in Ohio on Wednesday, April 4th with events including Amherst Greenhouse, Lima Chamber of Commerce, Ohio Farm Bureau, Celina Tent, and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Throughout the day, Secretary Perdue will be joined by Administrator Linda McMahon, the head of the Small Business Administration (SBA). During the RV tour, the Secretary will hear ideas and concerns from local farmers, agriculture students and researchers, business owners, community leaders, and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) employees.
This is Secretary Perdue’s third “Back to Our Roots” tour since taking office just under a year ago. On his first tour in August of 2017, Secretary Perdue toured Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Indiana. In September of 2017, Secretary Perdue traveled on his second tour to Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. This third tour began today in Michigan and will continue through Friday, April 6th with stops in Ohio and Kentucky.