Agriculture

Marc Heller

Reporter

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Marc has reported on agricultural issues since 1993 when he began reporting for the Watertown Daily Times in northern New York. He reported for the Daily Times for 18 years, including more than 14 as its Washington, D.C., correspondent. For the past few years, he reported on tax legislation for Bloomberg BNA. Marc grew up in White Plains, N.Y., and holds a graduate degree from Columbia University. He won several state Associated Press writing contests while reporting for New York newspapers.

Latest Stories

BIOFUELS

Nominee promises to be ethanol champion

The Trump administration's nominee for the No. 2 slot at the Department of Agriculture pledged yesterday to be a champion for ethanol, as the administration weighs whether to hold back on some renewable fuel goals.

FORESTS

Fire borrowing continues despite aid package

A provision Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) added to a hurricane-relief bill last week was supposed to save the Forest Service from raiding forest management accounts to pay for wildfire suppression, his office said at the time.