(July, 2014) STRIPS farmer Seth Watkins was interviewed by NPR Morning Edition to discuss the a recent study that shows Climate Change is a Growing Threat to Corn Production
(May, 2014) Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell visited the STRIPS research site at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge. Learn more about her visit here.
(August, 2013) The Land Stewardship Project interviewed Matt Helmers, Pauline Drobney, and farmer Gary Van Rys Wyk in a podcast about STRIPS. You can listen to the podcast here.
(July, 2013) Dr. Lisa Schulte Moore, NRCS collaborator Doug Davenport, and farmer Seth Watkins discuss STRIPS on Iowa Public Radio. Find the story here.
This four page document introduces the reader to STRIPS and describes how one practice can help farmers improve their soil, manage nutrients, increase biodiversity, and support job creation.
Download "Small Changes, Big Impacts: Prairie Conservation Strips" here: Small Changes, Big Impacts_Prairie Conservation Strips.pdf (4.2 MB)
STRIPS Farmer Liaison presents on "Spreading Prairie to Iowa Farms" in this recent Iowa Learning Farms webinar. Tim is the best person on the team to ask questions of when it comes to on-farm implementation of prairie strips.