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Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture, an international ag development organization, has selected Mike Espy as the new chair of the CNFA Board of Directors. Espy served as secretary of agriculture during the Clinton administration and before that was a member of Congress representing Mississippi’s second congressional district. Espy succeeds Elin Miller, who will continue to serve as a member of the CNFA Board.

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WLBT News: Mike Espy to chair international agricultural development organization

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WLBT) – A familiar face has been tapped to chair an international agricultural development organization working to ensuring people across the globe have plenty to eat. Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture has appointed Mike Espy as chair of the CNFA Board of Directors.

Espy, a former U.S. representative and Secretary of Agriculture under former President Bill Clinton, was voted into the position with the unanimous support of the board, according to a CNFA news release.

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