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    Ag Groups Sue Over EPA Emissions Rule – DTN Mar 2, 2022

    🕔Mar 2, 2022
    State soybean associations, corn growers and biofuels producers filed two separate petitions to a federal appeals court Monday, asking the court to set aside EPA’s revised greenhouse gas emissions standards. […]

    Conservation – RCPP Grants Target Lower Emissions – DTN Sep 28, 2021

    🕔Sep 28, 2021
    With increasing emphasis on farm practices that target greenhouse gas emissions, USDA on Friday announced nearly $75 million in grants for 15 projects under its Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP). […]

    Corn: Reducing Environmental Footprint Can Save Money – Video Sep 17, 2021

    🕔Sep 17, 2021
    In this video, Kansas State University soil microbiologist Chuck Rice explains how producers can save money by reducing nitrous oxide emissions from corn. K-State researchers are studying the application of […]

    Biofuels: Biden Seeks to Electrify Auto Industry – DTN Aug 7, 2021

    🕔Aug 7, 2021
    President Joe Biden on Thursday is moving ahead aggressively with his administration’s push to ratchet down greenhouse-gas emissions through electric vehicles. The president will sign an executive order to make […]

    Weathering the Storm – Remaining Productive, Profitable in Changing Climate – DTN Nov 27, 2019

    🕔Nov 27, 2019
    Mother Nature is unleashing more erratic and severe weather events than ever before. If farmers want to remain productive and profitable, they will have to adapt to climate change. That’s […]

    Climate-Smart Ag May Help Farm Profits – Commentary Nov 12, 2019

    🕔Nov 12, 2019
    The House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis held a hearing titled, “Solving the Climate Crisis: Opportunities in Agriculture,” on October 30, 2019 (here). In her opening statement, Committee Chair […]

    Senate Ag Hearing – Farmers Offer Answers to Climate Change – DTN May 22, 2019

    🕔May 22, 2019
    Environmentalists and some other groups often accuse agriculture producers of being part of the problem when it comes to climate change. But farmers and ranchers testifying before the U.S. Senate […]

    Ag Conservation on Working Lands – What Practices Are Farmers Using? Jan 9, 2019

    🕔Jan 9, 2019
    The USDA’s Office of the Chief Economist (OCE) recently released a report title, “Agricultural Conservation on Working Lands: Trends From 2004 to Present.”  A fact sheet that accompanied the report […]

    Illinois: Crop Rotation Improves Yields, Decreases Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Says Study May 24, 2018

    🕔May 24, 2018
    Many farmers grow corn and soybean in rotation to avoid the continuous corn yield penalty, but now there’s another reason to rotate. Scientists at the University of Illinois have provided […]

    Texas Livestock: Feedyard Study Analyzes Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Mitigration Apr 16, 2018

    🕔Apr 16, 2018
    A week spent in a feedyard pen is helping researchers gain a better understanding of greenhouse gas emissions. Their goal is to improve the national inventory of greenhouse gases and […]

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