Policy Analysis

Restricting Foreign Ownership Of Land In Southern States

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2024 Issues to Watch

As the 2024 legislative cycle approaches, legislators across the South prepare and pre-file legislation to address...
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Agriculture & Rural Development Committee

Danny Crawford

2023-2024 ChairRepresentativeAlabama

Sandy Crawford

2023-2024 Vice ChairSenatorMissouri

Tom Opdyke

Committee LiaisonSenior Policy AnalystGeorgia

CSG South’s Agriculture & Rural Development Committee’s agenda focuses on issues critical to the future of farming and farm communities such as the distribution of water and other natural resources, new opportunities for the export of agricultural commodities to international markets, highlighting access to healthcare and transportation in rural communities, integration with the global economy, and bridging infrastructure challenges between rural and urban communities