Opinion: The Republican Farm Bill is as Broken as our Food System

The Farm Bill is a massive, omnibus piece of legislation that dictates US$87 billion a year towards the nation’s food and farming policies. Congress must ensure that this year's Farm Bill builds a sustainable and healthy future for all. 

As Congress battles over this year’s Farm Bill — the massive US$87 billion a year legislation dictating the nation’s food and farming policies — it’s critical we spend all this money wisely. As taxpayers and eaters, everyone has a stake in making sure this huge investment results in a healthier food system for the future.