House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway issued the following statement upon the confirmation of Governor Sonny Perdue as the 31st Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture.
Does it seem like it’s been raining a lot? The contiguous United States recently completed its wettest May to April period on record, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Centers for Environmental Information. From May 2018 to April 2019, an average of 36.20 inches of precipitation fell across the[…]Read More »
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