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Media Appearances by Topic
Cover Crops and Soil Health News
Cover Crops Help Clean Minnesota Trout Stream, The Farmer
Farmers, Researchers Report Reductions in Nitrates, Northfield News
Supply Chain and Soil Health, The Nature Conservancy (featuring partner T.J. Kartes)
Producers with Crop Insurance to Receive Premium Benefit for Cover Crops, USDA
Perennial/Alternative Cropping News
Environmental Food Crop Kernza(R) on Menu, Northfield News
Interview with Chatfield Farmer Paul Novotny on Kernza® and Stewardship, 2022, University of Minnesota
Kernza gains ground as multifunctional crop, The Farmer
Dirt Rich Podcast with Kaleb Anderson on Kenza® and grazing, The Sustainable Farming Association
Kernza, Winter Camelina, and Pennycress – You May Be Farming These in the Future, Successful Farming
Patagonia — Yes, Patagonia — May Have Just Created Your New Favorite Beer, Gear Patrol
The Growing Revolution, The Nation (featuring Regenerative Agriculture Alliance’s Farm)
Early Adopter of a Perennial Grain in North Dakota: John Luoma, Green Lands Blue Waters
Habitat Protection and Restoration News
Conservation efforts renewed in a complex landscape, Dec 2022
Lunds Selected for 2022 Wildlife Enhancement Award
Conservationists Mend Fragmented Habitat In Cannon River Area of Minnesota– PDF
Sakatah WMA Expansion Plans, Faribault Daily News, 2022
How many of Minnesota’s plants and animals can survive in small pockets of old forests?, Star Tribune, 2021
Cannon River and Tributaries Chosen as 2021 Waters to Watch by the National Fish Habitat Partnership
Partnerships and Community News
Tim and Tami Little Named 2020 Rice County Farm Family of the Year
Rain Gardens and Rain Barrels Keep River Clean, Northfield News,
Rice County Farmer Leads The Way In Promoting Diversity, Northfield News
Cannon River Agricultural Collaborative, an effort for clean water and healthy soils, KEYC News Now