Iowa Policymakers Visit Farm, Engage with Midwest Row Crop Collaborative Leaders

The Midwest Row Crop Collaborative is working with lawmakers in Iowa, Illinois, and Nebraska to highlight how public policies and programs can support sustainable agriculture and scale the adoption of conservation practices. As part of this outreach, Collaborative members accompanied Iowa Congressman David Young and others on a tour of the Gaesser family’s farm [...]

2017-09-14T20:09:52+00:00 August 25th, 2017|multimedia|

Collaborative Visits Illinois Farm, Listens to Farmer Perspectives

Farmer-led conservation is essential to improving water quality in the Upper Mississippi River Basin and reducing nutrient loss. That’s why the Midwest Row Crop Collaborative is investing in farmers’ efforts to enhance soil health and improve water quality. The Collaborative was honored to tour the Robbins Family Farm in Manhattan, Illinois, to see how [...]

2017-09-11T15:26:44+00:00 August 7th, 2017|multimedia|