Johanns to head USDA
- Former N.D. governor nominated secretary of agriculture. // North Western Financial Review;11/15/2007, Vol. 192 Issue 22, p34
The article discusses the nomination of former North Dakota Governor Edward Schafer for secretary of agriculture by U.S. President George W. Bush. Schafer will be replacing Mike Johanns, who is leaving to run for a U.S. Senate seat. A member of the Republican Party, Schafer served two terms as...
- Johanns to replace Veneman. // Western Farm Press;12/18/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p1
The article reports on the nomination of Nebraska Governor Mike Johanns as the secretary of agriculture replacing outgoing Secretary Ann Veneman. Johanns, son of an Iowa dairy farmer, is expected to continue the focus on trade issues that was begun by his predecessor. As Governor of Nebraska,...
- SNAPSHOTS: New USDA Boss. Walsh, Mark // Education Week;1/26/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 20, p32
The article reports that the U.S. Senate confirmed Governor Mike Johanns of Nebraska as the next secretary of the Department of Agriculture.
- The Standby Shuffle. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/12/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32048, p31
The article reports on the prospects of Nebraska Governor Mike Johanns being confirmed as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture and the problems thereafter in the Nebraska leadership.
- lowans have played leading roles in USDA. Menner, Bill // Corridor Business Journal;6/25/2012, Vol. 8 Issue 48, p12
In this article, the author discusses the leading roles played by U.S. politicians, who were born in Iowa including Mike Johanns, Henry A. Wallace, and Edwin Meredith in the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
- Co-ops' role in renewable energy economy. Johanns, Mike // Rural Cooperatives;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p2
An excerpt from a talk given by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns during a reception hosted by the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) headquarters in June 2007 in Washington, D.C. is presented.
- Johanns releases Farm Bill Forum summary. Laws, Forrest // Southwest Farm Press;4/20/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p4
The article reports that Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns released a summary of comments made at the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Bill Forums in the U.S. The summary was compiled by Johanns and USDA officials who spent several months analyzing transcripts from listening...
- USDA announces Web soil survey. // Southeast Farm Press;9/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p22
Reports that Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns has announced the launch of a U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Web Soil Survey site that will provide secure public access to the national soils information system. Site design and content; Services offered.
- USDA Unveils New Food Pyramid. // Policy & Practice (19426828);Jun2005, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p7
Reports that the United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns unveiled the agency's food guidance pyramid called â€œMy Pyramid, Steps to a Healthier Youâ€. Features of the food guidance pyramid; Addition to the symbol; Information provided by the web site of My Pyramid.