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How a Land Trust in Iowa is Combatting Big Ag

On Sep 16, 2020
@DaniNierenberg shared
Pollution and land consolidation is hurting small farmers caused by #IndustrialAg. @SustainableIowa is reimagining farmland in IA, providing affordable land for farmers who focus on #sustainability. https://t.co/gmKW90z3fK
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The Sustainable Iowa Land Trust works with small farmers in Iowa, helping them get affordable access to land that they can farm sustainably.

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On Sep 16, 2020
@DaniNierenberg shared
Pollution and land consolidation is hurting small farmers caused by #IndustrialAg. @SustainableIowa is reimagining farmland in IA, providing affordable land for farmers who focus on #sustainability. https://t.co/gmKW90z3fK
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How a Land Trust in Iowa is Combatting Big Ag

How a Land Trust in Iowa is Combatting Big Ag

The Sustainable Iowa Land Trust works with small farmers in Iowa, helping them get affordable access to land that they can farm sustainably.

We Are All in This Together: Supporting Communities and Farmers Through a Crisis

We Are All in This Together: Supporting Communities and Farmers Through a Crisis

Small scale pig farmer uses sustainable practices, while watching large farms take over

'What they put on the fields contaminates our water': Iowa's pollution problem

'What they put on the fields contaminates our water': Iowa's pollution problem

Decades of adding fertilisers and manure to drive Iowa’s crop production has loaded the land with nutrients that are ending up in the water supply

Can sustainable farming save Iowa’s precious soil and water?

Can sustainable farming save Iowa’s precious soil and water?

Iowa is a powerhouse producer of corn and soybeans. But all the industrial farming has come at a cost to the environment. Today, there's a growing number of farmers adopting more ...

A Green New Deal for Agriculture

A Green New Deal for Agriculture

Agriculture policy in the original New Deal sprang from a heady mix of class struggle and uneasy alliances. The Green New Deal will have to stitch together a different coalition that can ...

Health Professionals as Partners in Values-Based Food Procurement

Health Professionals as Partners in Values-Based Food Procurement

Clinicians should contribute to healthful, equitable, sustainable food procurement initiatives consistent with their institutions' health-promotion missions.