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Gov. Reynolds names Mike Naig as Secretary of Agriculture

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Governor Kim Reynolds announced Thursday that Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Deputy Secretary Mike Naig will be named  the new Iowa Secretary of Agriculture. 

Naig will become Secretary of Agriculture upon Bill Northey's resignation. He will serve the remainder of Northey's term.

“Mike Naig has been a dependable deputy for Bill Northey, serving since September 2013,” Gov. Reynolds said. “He has gained the experience, knowledge and staff connections necessary to complete Bill’s term through January 2019. I am pleased Mike has stepped up to serve his fellow Iowans in this elevated role.”

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