Director Ibach selected as USDA Under Secretary form Marketing and Regulatory Programs

On Friday, President Trump announced the selection of Greg Ibach as Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs (MRP), Bill Northey as Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation (FPAC), and Stephen Vaden as USDA’s General Counsel. All three positions require Senate confirmation.

The Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs is a high-ranking position within the United States Department of Agriculture that supervises policy development and day-to-day operations of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, the Agricultural Marketing Service, and the Grain Inspection, Packers, and Stockyards Administration. Ibach has been serving as the Director of Agriculture for the state of Nebraska since 2005.

Source: Agri-Pulse