USDA has launched the Partnership for Climate Smart Commodities, and Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says this will help farmers not only lower greenhouse gas emissions but improve their bottom lines. Vilsack discussed the new program during a farm stop in Western Wisconsin. Ag... Read More.
Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the new Partnerships for Climate Smart Commodities program Wednesday, and met with farmers and grant recipients at a Wisconsin dairy farm Thursday. Secretary Vilsack says USDA asked farmers and agriculture groups how to proceed and they responded. “The... Read More.
The Biden administration is already expanding a new climate initiative for agriculture. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Wednesday USDA will utilize 2.8 billion dollars in Commodity Credit Corporation funding to launch 70 selected projects under the first pool of the Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities.... Read More.