Katherine Ozer, leader of advocacy group for family farmers, dies at 58

January 25, 2017
In The News

Katherine Ozer, a longtime advocate for small farmers, farmworkers and sustainable agriculture, who helped lead the push for federal legislation to ease credit for financially strapped farmers, died Jan. 22 at a hospital in Philadelphia. She was 58… “She pushed some of the most difficult challenges facing rural America,” Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) said in an interview.