The Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act isn’t just a COVID relief issue for BIPOC farmers. This aid helps rectify a systemic issue facing this group.
Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act
The Department of Justice defends socially disadvantaged farmers and their path to debt relief under the American Rescue Plan Act.
A group of farmers from the Midwest is suing the federal government alleging they can’t participate in a loan forgiveness program because they are white.