Wyden, Others, Call On Senate To Help Farmers In COVID-19 Relief Package

Last week, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden joined Kirsten Gillibrand, Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders, calling for direct relief for family farmers impacted by the ongoing pandemic. The four says small farmers nationwide have been hit hard by months of closed restaurants, schools and in some locations farmers markets. In last week’s letter to Senate leadership, […]

Ag Getting Attention in Democratic Debates

Agriculture seems to be breaking through as a piece of the environmental puzzle for Democratic presidential candidates.  Several of the candidates are putting out their plans to combat climate change as they continue through the debates.   For example, front-runner Joe Biden has proposed taking American agriculture down to net-zero emissions.  The former Vice President […]