It's an election year, but you probably haven't heard much about local and organic food on the platform of presidential hopefuls. Today we learn about efforts to raise the profile of organic farming and sustainable agriculture within National Politics. What are the important issues for food and agriculture?
Tune is this week with host Jerry Kay, publisher of the Environmental News Network, as we talk about how food and agriculture issues should be addressed.
This Week's Guests:
Mark Ritchie President, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy ACTION, Minneapolis, MN|
Brise Tencer Legislative Coordinator/Policy Program Associate, Organic Farming Research Foundation, Santa Cruz, CA|
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