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New Poll: Voters Prioritize Updating America's Agriculture System and Want More Sustainable Farming

August 25, 2022

Morning Consult conducted a survey, on behalf of the Walton Family Foundation, with additional analysis from Beck Research, that illustrated most Americans agree that protecting agriculture, food, soil health, and water quality now and in the future is essential.

The poll was conducted between July 6 - July 7, 2022, among a sample of 1,988 registered voters. The interviews were conducted online.

The survey finds that reauthorizing the Farm Bill is a top priority. The Farm Bill is an opportunity for the federal government to encourage farmers to take climate-friendly actions and voters are supportive of proposals in the Farm Bill that promote more sustainable practices through incentives, not punishments.

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