Rural Prosperity

Ag and Rural Prosperity in America Executive Order

Dan Economy

An Executive Order by President Trump has established the Interagency Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity. New Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue will serve as the task force’s chairman. And in his first day on the job, Rod Bain reports Perdue took part in a Presidential farmer’s roundtable. Fourteen farmers from across the country met with President Trump and Agriculture …


Trump Executive Order Reverses American Climate Change Progress, Leadership

Dan Environment, Industry News Release

In a sweeping and regressive executive order on energy, President Donald Trump today reversed years of progress in the U.S.-led fight against climate change. The order dismantles critical Obama-era policies that prepare the United States to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change. “Climate change jeopardizes American food security and the livelihoods of American family farmers, ranchers and …