What would Biden’s climate plan look like for US farmers?

The main idea Biden’s climate plan brings for farmers is “new income streams.” That means helping farmers diversify their sources of income and make both their income and crops more resilient in the face of changing economies and a changing climate.

The Biden plan proposes several major initiatives: one is low-interest financing to help farmers adopt new equipment or farming practices; another is voluntary carbon markets that pay farmers for sequestering CO2 on their land or reducing their CO2, nitrous oxide, or methane emissions —…