Tester bill would prioritize Montana and American producers for international food aid
Last updated 9/27/2023 at 11:21am
From the office of U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont.
As a part of his continued efforts to champion Montana farmers and ranchers, U.S. Senator Jon Tester introduced Friday his
bipartisan American Farmers Feed the World Act, a bill to ensure that American-grown food is prioritized in Food for Peace shipments.
Tester's bipartisan legislation will fortify the nation's allies, support American farmers, and contribute to the fight against global hunger by ensuring the continued role of the Food for Peace program remains accountable and transparent.
"As a third-generation farmer, I know first-ha...