This blog site provides links to two current news items (WOTUS and the Clean Water Act), a science-based research paper, and a short visit to a meandering pasture creek. Access to safe water is a global concern, but in this edition we look at a few of the many U.S.-based stories, editorials, and reports that flow by every week.
Exactly how President-elect Donald Trump’s policies will affect agriculture remains virtually unknown, a group of panelists said at the National Association of Farm Broadcasting annual convention here the morning after Election Day. Read moreRead More »
The Iowa Supreme Court heard arguments September 14 and must now decide whether to weigh in on a federal lawsuit that pits the water supplier for 500,000 central Iowa residents against upstream farmers accused of contaminating rivers with nitrates from crop fertilizer. The case was filed by Des Moines Water[…]Read More »