Farm and Food News

Clean Energy Transmission Principles

We want your input on clean energy transmission. The need to expand our transmission capacity for wind energy means we have to answer challenging questions about location, cost and ownership. New transmission also presents an opportunity to involve farmers, landowners, and communities in the planning process.

Across the Nation

Maine: This March, residents of Sedgwick, Maine, voted unanimously to adopt an ordinance exempting direct farm sales from state and federal licensing and inspection.

Build a Legacy with Land Link

Inspired men and women who want to farm or ranch contact the Center for Rural Affairs daily. They come from different backgrounds and locations, each looking to enter agriculture. We also get inquires from landowners nearing retirement, looking for a way to continue the legacy of their farm or ranch and ensure their land is farmed in a sustainable, responsible way.

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