Energy & Climate Implications of the 2023 Farm Bill
June 8, 2023 - 12:00PM-1:30PM EST
The 2018 Farm Bill expires this year, which means agriculture and food policy -- and associated spending -- will be on the Congressional agenda in 2023. According to the Department of Agriculture, 11% of US greenhouse gas emissions come from the agricultural sector and that percentage is growing. While the biggest component of the Farm Bill is and will remain food assistance, this omnibus law also touches energy and climate policy and investment in myriad ways.