Bozeman, Mont. (AgPR) | American Agri-Women (AAW) awarded its prestigious Veritas Award to Forrest Lucas at its 2022 national convention held recently in Bozeman, Mont. The Veritas Award is bestowed upon individuals who have been public witness to the "pursuit of truth."
Mr. Lucas’ lifelong association with agriculture and his passion for our American traditions led him to found Protect the Harvest in 2011. Protect the Harvest, under Forrest Lucas’ guidance, was created to d
Washington, D.C. (AgPR) June 24, 2022 – American Agri-Women (AAW) applauds recent efforts in Congress to use all our resources for food and energy independence. AAW President Heather Hampton+Knodle said, “Energy and food self-sufficiency equal national security. We applaud recent efforts by Congress to secure our energy supplies as well as remove bottlenecks in the supply chain through the Ocean Reform Shipping Act and other bills.” She said, “Affordable, reliable energy and
Washington, D.C. (AgPR) June 14, 2022 – Women in agriculture from throughout the U.S. recently gathered in Washington, D.C., for the 36th Annual American Agri-Women (AAW) Fly-In to D.C. and the 27th Annual Symposium. After a two-year absence due to COVID restrictions, the group met with elected officials and policymakers to discuss critical issues, including environmental social and governance (ESG), trade and supply chain, land use, taxation, energy and mining, and the 2023