Lawmakers Demand More Transparency After the USDA's Research Arm Moved to Kansas City - Modern Farmer
Ever since the USDA moved its research arm to Kansas City, lawmakers and scientists have been concerned. That move, initiated in the summer of 2018, resulted in mass resignations of researchers unable or unwilling to move from Washington, DC-a major loss for agricultural science.
More Beltway pushback against this local victory as worker outcry lamented leaving D.C. for this cowtown . . . Take a look: