Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help Iowa Farmers Join Carbon Credit Markets, Benefit from Conservation Practices | U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate today passed legislation backed by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) that will allow Iowa farmers to capitalize on conservation practices and actions that combat climate change. The legislation, the Growing Climate Solutions Act, was introduced in April and creates a certification program at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help solve technical entry barriers for farmer and forest landowners interested in entering carbon credit markets.…