Blog Posts

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Comment on Des Moines Register editorial to use budget surplus money on water quality.
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Iowa 2021: The Year in Review

2021 highlights for Iowa Agriculture and Environment
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The Maginot Line

Should the public fund Soil Health?
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C is for Carbonalism

Carbon capture schemes for agriculture are discussed.
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The Three Drakes

Meme of the entertainer Drake, and speech at Drake University, are discussed to illustrate the sensitivities of Iowa agriculture
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Remarks to SOILs Meeting at Drake Law School

Remarks to the Drake University Law School SOILs conference, November 17, 2021.
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Call me Crazy

lowa farmland prices and rentend land in the context of degraded water quality

On Popcorn Farts and Porcupine Pee

discussion of post drought river nitrate
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Rancid Turkey

Summary of anhydrous ammonia release into Turkey River
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God Made Me Do It

Discussion of the moral issues related to Iowa water pollution.