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Two Municipalities Deploy Different Nitrate Strategies

posted on June 19, 2015 at 5:11 PM

Two Municipalities Deploy Different Nitrate Strategies
Conservation could be considered a basic tenet of modern agriculture. And while the well-worn concept is being adopted, voluntarily, throughout portions of rural America, some have kept a watchful eye on the environmental impact of farming…for... Full Story

High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM

High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action
It’s a morning ritual in Iowa’s capitol city. The Des Moines Waterworks collects samples from the Raccoon River - the primary source of drinking water for half-a-million central Iowans. Full Story

Farmers Work to Shrink Dead Zone

posted on February 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Farmers Work to Shrink Dead Zone
The Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy is being implemented in Iowa to reduce nitrogen and phosphorus run-off from agricultural land. Full Story

Farmers And Water Quality Officials Seek Common Ground On Farm Field Runoff

posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Farmers And Water Quality Officials Seek Common Ground On Farm Field Runoff
Iowa farmers and the head of the water treatment plant in Iowa's capitol city seek common ground over farm field runoff. Full Story

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