“Richard Fordyce has been a leading advocate for Missouri farmers and ranchers his entire career.  He knows what is important to Missouri farmers, having served 17 years as his county Farm Bureau president and as immediate past Missouri Director of Agriculture.  Richard has been a pleasure to work with for many years, and as Missouri’s FSA Director he will fulfill Secretary Perdue’s mission to put customer service first.  Richard is well-known to farm leaders across all parts of Missouri and will be a strong partner in this new role.”

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