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U.S. crop insurance

Posted by Peter Donovan 2 years, 2 months ago

Losses covered by federally subsidized U.S. crop insurance have declined substantially in the last three years. See table, and maps of indemnities by county:

Soil, water, and hope

Posted by Peter Donovan 2 years, 5 months ago


Rancher-to-Rancher day at Rancho Jamul

Posted by Peter Donovan 2 years, 6 months ago

Kent Reeves, Kristina Wolf, and John Austel led a Rancher-to-Rancher project day at Rancho Jamul in San Diego County.

December 2016 update

Posted by Peter Donovan 2 years, 8 months ago

Soil health and structure is the background and center of gravity for most of our big issues, including water, agricultural productivity, local economies, and resiliency to extreme weather events. Here Todd McPeak, Peter Donovan, and Jay Fuhrer are testing water infiltration in one of Todd's hayfield/pastures in North Dakota. Photo by Didi Pershouse

Gabe Brown at TEDx Grand Forks

Posted by Peter Donovan 3 years, 3 months ago