FarmPolicy

January 26, 2020

Climate Compromise; CFTC Issues

Categories: Audio /Climate Change

Climate Compromise- Language and Perspectives

Reuters writer Charles Abbott reported yesterday that, “The climate bill advancing in the U.S. House of Representatives will reward farmers who plant trees or take other steps to control greenhouse gases, and remove for five years an obstacle to corn-based ethanol, farm-panel Chairman Collin Peterson said on Wednesday.”

(Note: An audio clip from yesterday’s AgriTalk Radio Program with Mike Adams included comments on these developments from Chairman Peterson- click here to listen (MP3-3:00). In addition, the legislative language for the agricultural amendment to H.R. 2454, the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, is now available by clicking here. A summary of the amendment is available here.)

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