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FAMU hosting forum in Quincy for Black and minority farmers

Florida A&M University is hosting a forum Wednesday at its research farm in Quincy where Black and other underrepresented farmers will get a chance to learn more about debt relief under the American Rescue Plan.

The free and public event begins 6 p.m. at the FAMU Research and Extension Center, 4259 Bainbridge Highway.

The featured speaker is FAMU alumna Monica Rainge, who was appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in February. The Thomasville, Georgia native got her undergraduate degree in Agricultural Business in 1995. 

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