U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman recently announced appointments to the Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee (APAC) and six Agricultural Technical Advisory Committees (ATAC).
USMEF President and CEO Philip Seng has been reappointed to the APAC. Former USMEF chairman Jon Caspers also serves on the committee, representing the National Pork Producers Council.
Dennis Stiffler, USMEF secretary-treasurer and CEO of Mountain States Rosen, has been appointed to the ATAC for Trade in Animals and Animal Products along with Thad Lively, USMEF senior vice president for trade access.
The complete list of appointments is available online.