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Issues Remain as Buffers Move from Capitol to Cropland

posted on October 2, 2015 at 3:44 PM

State officials are moving to implement new requirements for setbacks between cropland and waterways passed by the Legislature this year, but concern and confusion among farmers and lawmakers surrounding the new law makes it clear — the buffer... Full Story

2011: The Year in Review

posted on December 30, 2011 at 3:22 PM

2011: The Year in Review
2011 began in much the same fashion as its immediate predecessors: as the global economy struggled to recover from the worst downturn since the Great Depression. Full Story

USDA Report about U.S. Land Use Patterns has Ethanol Industry Cheering

posted on December 30, 2011 at 3:07 PM

USDA Report about U.S. Land Use Patterns has Ethanol Industry Cheering
USDA recently released a report about U.S. land use patterns revealing total cropland decreased. Ethanol advocates say the information is positive for the industry. Full Story

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