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Ryan tweets

Regenerative Agriculture will help us heal our planet, our plants & our bodies. Industrial ag practices aren’t just stripping the minerals from the land, but from the foods themselves. We need a #NewAndBetter ag policy that will be healthier for us and the planet. #RegenAg


Climate change is shaping Iowa's physical and political landscape

While many farmers here pin the blame on the Army Corps of Engineers’ flood management and hang their hopes on a weather cycle that will come to an end, experts say those who work in agriculture need to prepare for climate change because they will be some of the first affected.

NBC News

Pete Buttigieg climate change plan includes farms, rural America

Pete Buttigieg’s campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination is airing a television ad calling for action to combat climate change. In the 30-second ad, which will run statewide in Iowa, the South Bend, Ind., mayor argues that climate change is “too important for us to allow it to keep being a divisive and partisan … Continue reading ""

The Gazette

'This Is Unsustainable': Rancher Talks To Julián Castro About Climate Change

NPR’s new series Off Script — which gives voters the chance to sit down with presidential candidates and ask questions — kicks off with undecided voters and former HUD Secretary Julián Castro.


Warren on climate change

Marie Claire: How are you talking to farmers about climate change, especially here in Iowa? Warren: I talk with them this way: First, it’s about the urgency of the moment. About how many things are changing and what that means. And that we’ve known about it for a long time and we are literally running … Continue reading ""

Marie Claire