Farm Sector Ponders Life After Ann Veneman

by 5m Editor
23 November 2004, at 12:00am

CALIFORNIA - California's farmers are eyeing the future without the comfort of a U.S. secretary of agriculture from their own soil. The resignation last week of Modesto native Ann M. Veneman from the federal government's top farm post leaves the state without an agriculture secretary who intimately understands its unique crops, climate and pests, state officials said.

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