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Farmers from across Virginia’s 5th Congressional District met with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue in Albemarle County to discuss agriculture issues, such as labor, hemp farming and various regulations.
Rep. Denver Riggleman, the district’s congressman, and Perdue toured Roslyn Farm — owned by fellow Republican Richard Fox, a former candidate for the 25th House District, and his fiancée Alexia Richards — ahead of a roundtable discussion on Monday morning.
Washington D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman launched his 5th District Agricultural Advisory Committee with a round table event at Roslyn Farm in Charlottesville, VA. The event was the first meeting of the Agriculture Advisory Committee, a group that will meet regularly to discuss issues facing farmers, growers, and producers in the 5th District. The event was also attended by special guest Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue.