Climate policy will be a priority in the first 100 days of the Biden presidency. Syngenta Senior Manager of Federal Government and Industry Relations Mary Kay Thatcher said agriculture needs to be part of the solution. “I think there are a lot of farmers who don’t want to think about it, but with all the money sent to rural America in the last few years (and) that money has not gone over well with urban America.” Farm groups have created the Food and Agriculture Climate Alliance. Thatcher says that was a good start, “but everyone has more work to do.”
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