The AGree NewsFeed highlights important stories surrounding domestic and international food, agriculture, and climate policy

Congress Returns as December Deadlines Pile Up — Politico Weekly AgricultureSource: Politico Weekly AgricultureNovember 29, 2021Ximena Bustillo   “The Senate is barreling toward major deadlines in December as lawmakers look to fund the government and pass both the annual defense policy bill and Democrats’ social spending package. Congress has only a few days left to prevent… Continue reading The AGree NewsFeed highlights important stories surrounding domestic and international food, agriculture, and climate policy

Webinar Tomorrow: Inflation Truths: Why Build Back Better will help, not hurt

Webinar: Inflation Truths: Why Build Back Better Will Help, Not Hurt Tuesday, November 30 2 p.m. ET Register here. Even if you can’t attend, sign up to receive a captioned recording, slides, and follow-up resources. No need to re-register if you have already preregistered. Rising prices on food and essential goods affect everyone, but they have a… Continue reading Webinar Tomorrow: Inflation Truths: Why Build Back Better will help, not hurt

Join us! Youth environmental justice solutions, one story at a time

We’re excited to announce the continuation of our popular Redford Center Stories program, a go-to resource for educators, after school and out of school program leaders, youth development organizations, and homeschooling parents interested in leveraging the power of storytelling and film to support young people in learning about the environment. Redford Center Stories features a free, flexible, film-based curriculum, a… Continue reading Join us! Youth environmental justice solutions, one story at a time

Congresswoman Norton’s Weekly eNewsletter

Norton Highlights Benefits for D.C. in Historic Infrastructure Legislation Norton highlighted the ways the historic legislation will benefit the District of Columbia. Norton, who is a senior member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the chair of its Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, met with Biden and Secretary of Transportation Buttigieg when the… Continue reading Congresswoman Norton’s Weekly eNewsletter

Latino Farmers and Ranchers Fight for Agricultural Justice

Latinos are not only farm workers, but many are operating small farms and ranches. They along with other black, indigenous and white small farmers are the backbone of America and are the most forgotten.Rudy Arredondo a long-time human rights activist decided 16 Years ago to dedicate himself to survival of these small agricultural businesses. These… Continue reading Latino Farmers and Ranchers Fight for Agricultural Justice

Webinar: Join us on Nov. 30: “Inflation Truths: Why We Need to Invest”

Webinar: Inflation Truths: Why Build Back Better Will Help, Not Hurt Tuesday, Nov. 30 Time TBA Preregister here. Rising prices on food and essential goods affect everyone, but they have a disproportionately high impact on people with low incomes. With recent inflation higher than it’s been in decades, some have pointed the finger at government spending and… Continue reading Webinar: Join us on Nov. 30: “Inflation Truths: Why We Need to Invest”

COG FARM: Nov 29th BIPOC Farmers and Land Access Meeting Agenda

Dear Colleagues: Please mark your calendars for this important meeting. BIPOC Farmers and Land Access Meeting with COG FARM Committee Hosted by MWCOG Department of Environmental Programs – Water https://mwcog.webex.com/mwcog/j.php?MTID=m1f598413e5f498ccff5937cb6cff343f Monday, Nov 29, 2021 11:00 am | 2 hours | (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) Meeting number: 2433 989 4634 Password: *FoodSecurity22 Join by video system… Continue reading COG FARM: Nov 29th BIPOC Farmers and Land Access Meeting Agenda

WASHINGTON STATE–ccEl Centro de la Raza – Beacon Hill Our in-person Christmas tree sale starts today

In-person Christmas Tree Sale Starts Today! Lot location:El Centro de la Raza – Beacon Hill2425 16th Ave S | Seattle, WA 9818144– in the north parking lot – November 21 – December 19While supplies last. Mask required.  Mon – Fri 3 – 7pm | Sat – Sun 10am – 6pm Closed Thanksgiving. Deck your halls this year with a tree… Continue reading WASHINGTON STATE–ccEl Centro de la Raza – Beacon Hill Our in-person Christmas tree sale starts today