United States Department of Agriculture

I have absolutely zero regrets of beginning this process and finishing this process in Kansas City, Missouri. This was a competitive process. There were 136 expressions of interest when we began this. It’s like athletics today, you have to have a good field house to attract the recruits you need. By having this kind of place, being where it is, is going to be a big recruitment tool for us

- United States Department of Agriculture, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue