Sustainability and climate issues are a focus of the Biden administration. However, former USDA Undersecretary Bill Northey says the issue of sustainability is bigger than that. “It is something the business community and the international community cares about so I think sustainability and carbon are something we”ll continue to talk about ten and 20 years from now.” The conversation about carbon is the place to start, but Northey said sustainability is also about water quality and biodiversity. During Farmfest, Northey said we’re early in the discussion about sustainability. “”It’s going to be around for a long time, but this horse hasn’t left the barn yet.”
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