Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Boost Economic Growth, Create Jobs, and Provide Healthy Food, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, April 9, 2013

House Agriculture Committee passes Farm Bill with Pingree’s local food provisions, St. John Valley Times, July 16, 2012

Discuss: Time to include local and organic farms in the Farm Bill?, The Seattle Times, June 18, 2012

Farm Policy that’s Better for Farmers, Fairer to Taxpayers, Loveland Magazine, June 18, 2012

Pushing for local food in the farm bill: An interview with Chellie Pingree,, June 6, 2012

Wes King: Tap into Huge Economic Potential for Local Food, The State-Journal Register, May 1, 2012

Local Food Movement Wants a Piece of the Farm Bill, Statesman Journal, March 26, 2012

Locally Grown Food Vies For a Spot in the Farm Bill, The Californian, March 22, 2012

Wilkins: Raising Healthy Food Gains Some New Hope,, December 3, 2011

Building Your Community’s Food System: What You Can Do! Rodale Voices, December 1, 2011

Commentary: Local Farmers Need National Support, Detroit News, November 22, 2011

Support Local Farms, Food, and Jobs, Montana Farmers Union, November 15, 2011

Local Farms and Food Act Introduced, The Packer, November 7, 2011

Local and Regional Farm and Food Bill Introduced in Congress, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, November 1, 2011

Pingree Introduces Local Farms, Food, Jobs Act in House, Representative Pingree’s Office, November 1, 2011

Brown Introduces Bill to Expand Markets for Farmers and Increase Access to Local Foods, Senator Brown’s Office, November 1, 2011

‘Local Foods and Farm Bill’ Introduced in Congress,, November 1, 2011

Local and Regional Food Bill Prepared for Inclusion in New Farm Bill, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, October 27, 2011

Pingree unveils bill to benefit tens of thousands of local farmers, The Portland Press Herald, October 25, 2011

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