Former Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, was recognized with Farm Bureau’s distinguished service award on Sunday. That announcement came immediately after another award presentation. “Wow, do you know how intimidating it is to receive this award after (the announcement of) the Dog of the Year?” Perdue finished his remarks with a salute to the American farmer. “It’s always a challenge, but it is always worth it for the noble, noble, noble occupation of providing food for mankind.”
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