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State ag commissioner advises students

Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson advised second-year agriculture students at Ridgewater College in Willmar to stay informed. " My father told me to keep one foot in the furrow and the other in public policy," he said. The Murd...

Dave Frederickson
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson speaks Tuesday to second-year agriculture students at Ridgewater College in Willmar.

Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson advised second-year agriculture students at Ridgewater College in Willmar to stay informed. “

My father told me to keep one foot in the furrow and the other in public policy,” he said.

The Murdock native went on to answer students’ questions on water issues, buffer zones and farm subsidies before meeting with the first-year agriculture students at the college.

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