In the News

Food and Climate: A New Warning
Justin Gillis, The New York Time, October 23, 2012

Farmers Turn to Engineered Corn to Adapt to Drought.  But Will it Be Enough?              Ezra Klein, The Washington Post, August 15, 2012

RMA Releases Study of Climate Change Effects on Crop Insurance
Risk Management Agency, June 20, 2011

U.S. had most Extreme Spring on Record for Precipitation
Dr. Jeff Masters
Weather Underground (WunderBlog), June 14, 2011

Resources for the Future Releases Report on U.S. Policy Approaches for Adapting to a Changing Climate
Resources for the Future Center for Climate Policy, June 1, 2011

USDA Releases Study on Renewable Power Opportunities for Rural Communities
USDA Office of the Chief Economist, April 20, 2011
EPA to Defer GHG Permitting Requirements for Industries that Use Biomass
EPA Newsroom, January 12, 2011

NAWG “Thrilled to See” USDA Wheat Research Grant
NAWG Newsroom, January 12, 2011

USDA Announces Grants to Study Climate Change Mitigation and Bioenergy Development
USDA Newsroom, January 12, 2011
Walmart Unveils Global Sustainable Agriculture Goals
Walmart Press Release, October 14, 2010

Climate Debate: At the Table or on the Menu
Chris Clayton
DTN/Progressive Farmer, July 22, 2010

FAPRI Chews on Climate Bill Numbers
Chris Clayton
DTN/Progressive Farmer, July 9, 2010

Senate Climate Bill Details still Unfinished
Reuters, March 23, 2010

Challenging Conventional Wisdom on Cap and Trade
Agriculture Online, March 7, 2010

Senators to Propose Abandoning Cap and Trade
Washington Post, February 27, 2010

Farmer Should Think Like a Carbon Manager
Top Producer, January 14, 2010
Review Compares Findings and Implications of Economic Studies on Effects of Clean Energy Legislation on Agriculture Sector
American Farmland Trust Announces Release of KSU Study
December 2009

American Farmers Must Step up on Climate Change
Neil Hamilton, Director of Drake University’s Law and Agricultural Law Center
Des Moines Register, November 29, 2009

In Brazil, Paying Farmers to Let the Trees Stand
New York Times, August 21, 2009, page A1 with slide show

Yoder Makes Case to the House
Ohio Farmer, June 2009

USDA: Ag Will be Net Beneficiary from Climate Change Legislation, July 22, 2009

USDA Sees House Climate Bill Yielding Long-Term Benefits for Agriculture
New York Times, July 22, 2009

House Ag Committee Hearing on Waxman-Markey Bill
FarmPolicy, June 12, 2009

Agriculture Should Be Vital Part of Climate Change Meet: Experts
Zee News, May 31, 2009

Brazil Deforestation Explained
Kieran Gartlan, DTN, May 28, 2009

Climate Change Bill Passes Committee
FarmPolicy, May 22, 2009

House Panels Will Make Haste on Climate Bill
New York Times, May 22, 2009

Farm Groups Divided Over Climate Change Legislation
High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal, May 22, 2009

Talks Intensify in Search for House Committee Win on Climate Bill
New York Times, April 24, 2009

EPA Sets Stage for Regulation of Greenhouse Gases
Greenwire, April 17, 2009

House Democrats Unveil Climate Bill
New York Times, March 31, 2009

Agriculture and Climate Change: An Agenda for Negotiation in Copenhagen
International Food Policy Research Institute, March 2009

Agricultural Carbon Sequestration: An Opportunity for Rural America
Robert Coulter, Point Carbon, March 2009

Vilsack Proposes Changes to Farming
NPR Morning Edition, March 10, 2009

Obama Budget Proposes Shift to Green Energy
AP, February 26, 2009

Climate Bill Needed To ‘Save Our Planet,’ Says Obama
ClimateWire, February 25, 2009

New Secretary of Agriculture Speaks to US Wheat, NAWG Boards
High Plains Journal, February 23, 2009

Better Grazing Practices Could Boost CO2 Trade
Reuters, January 20, 2009

Waxman Wins Powerful Energy and Commerce Post
Wall Street Journal, November 20, 2008

There’s a Gold Mine In Environmental Guilt: Carbon-Offset Sales Brisk Despite Financial Crisis
Washington Post, October 10, 2008

Farmers Union: Agriculture Can Address Climate Change
USAgNet, May 7, 2008

New Analysis Reveals Big Opportunities for Florida Farmers and Foresters
Environmental Defense Fund, April 30, 2008