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Rebroadcast: U.S.D.A. Plans to Pay Debt Relief for Minority Farmers After Months of Delay
44 minutes Posted Jul 9, 2021 at 9:00 am.
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U.S.D.A. Plans to Pay Debt Relief for Minority Farmers After Months of Delay

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is planning to start paying off loans for Black farmers and other farmers of color. 

Congresswoman Alma Adams on the Latest Delays in Debt Relief to Black Farmers

Last month, a federal judge placed a temporary restraining order on a program to help Black farmers and other farmers of color. 

People Are Flocking to Backyard Chickens During the Pandemic

A silver lining for many over the last year has been time spent gardening. 

"High on the Hog" Celebrates Black Food Culture 

The new Netflix series “High on the Hog” traces the history and significance of African American foodways.