farm bill

The Evolution of Utility-Offered 'Organic' Electricity

February 14, 2014 by Peter Bronski

Organic Electricity

Among the so-called winners and losers of the farm bill the U.S. Senate approved last Tuesday, and which the President signed on Friday, the organic food industry counted itself a winner. It’s the latest victory in organic food’s meteoric rise.[read more]

Final Farm Bill Must Save Farmland, Farm Communities, Environment

November 1, 2013 by NRDC Switchboard

Recently the House and Senate launched formal negotiations on the fate of the nation’s food and farm policy, and the policies at stake impact every American in every corner of the country, not just farmers but consumers, taxpayers and conservationists as well.[read more]