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Secretary's Public Schedule

Public Schedule
Secretary Thomas J. Vilsack
United States Department of Agriculture

Week of November 13, 2023

Monday, November 13, 2023

All Times Pacific

8:15am                                 Keynote Remarks at the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Annual Meeting in Seattle, WA

9:45am                                 Tour and Stakeholder Meeting at the University of Washington School of Dentistry in Seattle, WA

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

All Times Eastern

1:30pm                                Recorded Interview with TIME

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

All Times Eastern

1:40pm                                Remarks and Q&A at White House Communities in Action Event: Building a Better North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska

Thursday, November 16, 2023

All Times Central

2:00pm                                Keynote Remarks and Q&A at National Association of Farm Broadcasting 80th Anniversary Convention in Kansas City, MO

Week of November 6, 2023

Tuesday, November 7, 2023

All Times Mountain

9:15am                                 Keynote Remarks and Q&A at Western Governors' Association 2023 Winter Meeting in Teton Village, WY

10:00am                              Press Gaggle at Western Governors' Association 2023 Winter Meeting in Teton Village, WY

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

All Times Eastern

12:00pm                              Press Call Announcing USDA’s Final Rule: Transparency in Poultry Grower Contracting and Tournaments

Thursday, November 9, 2023

All Times Mountain

9:00am                                 Keynote Remarks and Q&A at Colorado State University’s Water in the West Symposium in Denver, CO

10:00am                              Press Pull Aside with Alex Hager, KUNC

12:00pm                              Stakeholder Meeting at Colorado State University Spur Campus in Denver, CO

Week of October 30, 2023

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

All Times Eastern

1:00pm                                Embargoed Media Press Call on Rural Tour Launch with Mitch Landrieu, Neera Tanden, and Stephen Benjamin

1:30pm                                Embargoed Interview with Jesse Allen, American Ag Network

1:40pm                                Embargoed Press Interview with Sabrina Halvorson, Ag Net

1:50pm                                Embargoed Press Interview with Gary Crawford, USDA Radio

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

All Times Central

3:00pm                               Investing in Rural America Event with POTUS at Dutch Creek Farm in Northfield, MN

Thursday, November 2, 2023

All Times Eastern

8:45am                                 Keynote Remarks and Honorary Degree Presentation at the Future Farmers of America Convention at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana

9:40am                                 USDA / Future Farmers of America MOU Signing at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana

9:50am                                 Press Gaggle at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana

12:45pm                               Recorded Interview with Hannah Adamson, Fox59

1:30pm                                 Recorded Interview with Drew Blair, News 8

Friday, November 3, 2023

All Times Eastern

11:45am                               Pre-Recorded Phone Interview with Nicole Leonard, WHYY (NPR – Philadelphia, PA)

11:55am                               Phone Interview with Dwight A. Weingarten, Delmarva Now (Salisbury, MD)

12:05pm                               Phone Interview with Raga Justin, Times Union (Albany, NY)


Previous Schedules

To view Secretary Vilsack's previous schedules, please visit the below links.