WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2019 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA) and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) have submitted joint comments in response to the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis’s request for recommendations on policies, strategies and innovations necessary to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, maximize carbon storage, and enhance the climate resilience of farmers and ranchers. SFPA and NASDA stand ready to work with Congress, the Administration and stakeholders across the food and agriculture value chain to find U.S.-based solutions to our share of this global threat.
Read the full joint comments here.
About the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance
The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance seeks to accelerate the pace of change in the food industry through individual company leadership and collective support for public policies that raise the bar and inspire further action in this critical journey. As some of the world’s best-known food companies, founding members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States recognize our responsibility to drive positive change for the people who use our products, the people who supply them, and the planet on which we all rely. To learn more about the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance, visit www.foodpolicyalliance.org.