Agriculture priorities for Vice President Joe Biden’s administration would include an improvement in trade relations, infrastructure and climate change. “The focus will be on expanding global markets and using our agricultural products in ways that can advance manufacturing,” said former North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp. “There will also be a lots of discussions about the role of agriculture in climate.” When RRFN asked if Heitkamp would consider being part of a Biden administration, Heitkamp said she plans to stay engaged. “I’ll also continue to be an incredible advocate for Rural America and that may take on various roles.”
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