More on Agriculture

Jun 1, 2017

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on the Trump Administration Abandoning the Paris Accord on Climate Change

The world and Trump should know that California, the world's 6th biggest economy, will continue to lead in reducing greenhouse gasses.

Mar 1, 2017

To Provide Healthy Local Food in Schools, Congressmen Garamendi and LaMalfa Introduce the “American Food for American Schools” Act

New legislation would increase accountability and transparency for the “Buy American” provisions of the National School Lunch Act

Jan 27, 2017

Congressman Garamendi Meets with Local Leaders in Yuba-Sutter for Far Ranging Conversation on Regional Needs

The discussion focused on generating economic development at the local and federal levels, improving local transportation and water infrastructure, and preserving and enhancing the missions at Beale Air Force Base, protecting public safety and address the homelessness crisis

Dec 5, 2016

Bill would force schools to seek USDA waiver for imported food

SACRAMENTO — A California congressman wants to tighten controls on school districts purchasing imported foods for lunches.

Nov 17, 2016

Yolo congressman wants schools to ‘Buy American’ food

Congressman John Garamendi has introduced the “American Food for American Schools” Act in an effort to bring more more accountability and transparency to the “Buy American” provisions of the National School Lunch Act.

Pages