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Comm. Mike Strain Interview (2017)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-06-23

Duration: 00:10:17

Subjects: STRAIN, MIKE | Louisiana. Department of Agriculture and Forestry | International trade | International relations | Cuba | Agriculture


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Strain, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the June 23, 2017, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s interview with Commissioner Mike Strain of the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry. He discusses: his reaction to the Trump Administration’s changes to United States policy toward Cuba; his work over the last nine years in building trade relationships with Cuban cooperatives; Louisiana’s potential market share of agricultural trade with Cuba; the top exports to Cuba; and the needs of the Cuban people.