House Agriculture panel probes ‘systemic’ USDA discrimination against Black farmers

Only 1.4% of the nation’s farmers are Black

By: - March 26, 2021 4:20 pm

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is the former Iowa governor. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana Figueroa is a reporter in the Washington, D.C., bureau of States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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