Last month, Congress held initial hearings to inform the 2018 Farm Bill. Agriculture Committee members heard about the struggling farm economy, crop insurance, and rural development. One issue that wasn’t discussed, despite its profound impact on farmers, is climate change. Both Republican House and
The big hog and poultry operations in North Carolina fit almost any definition of climate risk.
The global food system, including agricultural production and associated land use, is responsible for one-third of global greenhouse gases.