News

July 12, 2015

STRIPS Farmer Cooperator Tim Smith will present on July 22 as a part of an ISU Extension webinar series on drainage water management.

April 23, 2015

STRIPS Farmer Liaison presents on "Spreading Prairie to Iowa Farms" in this recent Iowa Learning Farms webinar.

April 09, 2015

Read about prairie strips in Corn & Soybean Digest. STRIPS Farmer Liaison Tim Youngquist says, “Each field is unique; each farmer’s entrepreneurial spirit is different.

February 24, 2015

(February, 2015) STRIPS team is now working with Eastern Iowa Airport and the University of Iowa to achieve both water quality and homegrown bioenergy production goals.

February 02, 2015

(January, 2015) STRIPS social scientists J.

December 11, 2014

(December, 2014) STRIPS has made for big news lately, including the November 19th issue of the New York Times.

November 25, 2014

(November, 2014) Listen and watch Dr.

November 25, 2014

(November, 2014) Listen to webinar by Lisa Schulte Moore on the science and practice of prairie strips!

November 05, 2014

(November, 2014) Learn more about "STRIPS - The Movie" through this news release prepared by our partner, the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture. We also celebrate our 100th acre in prairie strips this month!

October 15, 2014

(August, 2014) STRIPS scientist Matt Liebman and farmer Seth Watkins were highlighted in an NPR story about how Iowa's Corn Farmers Learn to Adapt to Weather Extremes

October 14, 2014

(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

October 13, 2014

(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.

October 12, 2014

(March, 2014) Scientist Lisa Schulte Moore published an article about the benefits of STRIPS in the spring edition of the Missouri Prairie Journal.  Read more here!

October 11, 2014

(March, 2014) An article in Wallaces Farmer highlights the soil and water quality benefits of STRIPS.  Click here to learn how STRIPS retain soil and nutrients on the field.

October 10, 2014

(Spring, 2014) The Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture published a brief progress report on the STRIPS project in their quarterly newsletter, The Leopold Letter, on page

September 23, 2014

(Summer, 2013) Read more about STRIPS first demonstration site in this article from the Summer, 2013 Leopold Letter!

September 22, 2014

(July, 2013)  Dr. Lisa Schulte Moore, NRCS collaborator Doug Davenport, and farmer Seth Watkins discuss STRIPS on Iowa Public Radio.  Find the story here.

September 22, 2014

(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.

Pages

Subscribe to News