Rethinking the farm bill

A broad new coalition asks Washington to shake up the farm bill to include a bigger focus on better nutrition, food and farm workers and racial equity. Trade groups and food companies race to get their White House conference commitments ready. Big Sugar re-ups campaign against artificial sweeteners.

Former President Donald Trump signs the farm bill surrounded by lawmakers on both sides of the aisle. Blue curtains in the background, and flags.

Photo courtesy of the USDA for the White House.

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