State Department of Agriculture Announces Cicely Batie as Agency's New Assistant Director
July 28, 2021
LINCOLN – Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) Director Steve Wellman has announced the hiring of Cicely Batie for the position of assistant director.
Batie, who has education and experience in agricultural economics, natural resources, and trade, began working at NDA in late June.
“Cicely is a native Nebraskan, growing up on her family farm northeast of Lexington, so she understands agriculture and what the good life really means here in Nebraska,” said NDA Director Steve Wellman. “Her experience in livestock development combined with her education in ag economics will help gr...