Jacob Bunge and Jesse Newman of the Wall Street Journal write that USDA nominee Vilsack believes that farmers and ranchers are key leaders in the fight against climate change.
- In order to address climate change, farmers and ranchers must be empowered to reduce emissions.
- Emissions from the agriculture sector have gone down 11% since 1990.
- The agriculture sector will continue to reduce emissions as farming methods become more efficient and technologically advances.
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