Post submitted by Tianna Griffin, the Iowa Water Center’s Special Projects Assistant A recent article by Behnke et al. (2018) evaluates the long-term effects of crop rotation and tillage practices on yield and greenhouse gas emission for corn (C), soybeans (S), and wheat (W). The rotations were CCC, CS, CSW, SSS, SC, WCS, with each… Read More Long-term crop rotation and tillage effects on soil greenhouse gas emissions and crop production Illinois, USA (Research Summary)
Post submitted by Lindsay Brown, recent graduate from Iowa State University and member of Iowa State’s Soil and Water Conservation Club (SWCC) My name is Lindsay Brown and I have recently graduated Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Environmental Science. I joined the Soil and Water Conservation Club (SWCC)… Read More Why I am Getting into Soil and Water
[Editor’s Note: We would like to thank Tianna for all of her hard work while at the Iowa Water Center. We wish her the best on her next endeavors!] Post submitted by Tianna Griffin, the Iowa Water Center’s Special Projects Assistant As my time with the Iowa Water Center comes to an end, I would… Read More Reflecting on the Iowa Water Center
Submitted by Melissa Miller, Associate Director of the Iowa Water Center The Iowa Water Center would like to invite you to mark your calendars for July 10-12 in the Twin Cities. What’s going on then? The One Water Summit, convened by the US Water Alliance. The One Water Summit brings together a diverse network of… Read More Join us at the One Water Summit
Post written by Tianna Griffin, the Iowa Water Center’s Special Projects Assistant The Iowa Water Center hosted the annual Iowa Water Conference, in Ames, Iowa on March 21-22. The conference theme was “Our Watershed, Our Community.” The conference had a variety of presenters from different disciplines. One of my favorite presenters was Peter Kageyama, author of… Read More Our Watershed, Our Community
Get to know Emily Martin, a graduate student at Iowa State University who is seeking solutions to water problems.
… Read More Researcher Profile: Emily Martin
Photos from the 2018 Iowa Water Conference. Photos by Hanna Bates, Program Coordinator at the Iowa Water Center.