U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announces $3 million for Mississippi programs

September 27, 2013 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced more than $3 million in funding for renewable energy projects, projects to improve public health in the Mississippi Delta region and awards to support small farmers.

Vilsack made the announcement Thursday during a town hall meeting in Jackson…