STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) — Mississippi State University says U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will visit on Wednesday.
The university says Vilsack will tour the campus and will be briefed on research projects funded by his agency.
MSU was involved in nearly $97 million in agriculture research during the 2011 fiscal year.
The research Vilsack will get an update on will include a bioenergy pilot plant, water conservation, catfish and beef cattle health.