Former USDA secretary joins AE Biofuels board

By | January 03, 2009
California-based proposed cellulosic ethanol producer AE Biofuels Inc. has appointed former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture John Block to its board of directors. He served as agriculture secretary from 1981 to 1986 and has since held various executive positions in the food industry, including positions at Hormel Foods Corp.