The Trump Administration has quietly nominated Scott Hutchins—who has spent over 30 years working for Dow Chemical— as USDA's chief scientist. USDA's chief scientist sets the agenda for the agency's 2.9 billion research budget.
Tell your Senator to oppose Scott Hutchins' nomination now!
In order to address the environmental, social, human health, and economic consequences of intensive animal production, we must end our overconsumption of conventionally raised meat and poultry, and shift our diet to include more balanced proteins. We can do this by cutting our meat consumption in half, choosing sustainably raised meats, and eating more plant-based proteins.
The public just got access to the full text of the 2018 House Farm Bill. This is not a "farm bill" or even a "food bill. Instead, it's simply a wish-list for industrial agriculture and pesticide corporations. Urge your Representative to oppose this Farm Bill before it's too late.