Taking more farmland out of production and increasing irrigation efficiency on farms were two of the management options that could boost water flow in parts of the parched Rio Grande.
Farmers received billions of dollars from two federal agricultural conservation programs in 2017 and 2020, but a small proportion of the money funded practices to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Southeast evergreen shrub bogs could make a small but significant contribution to reducing U.S. carbon dioxide emissions.
Modernizing a crumbling irrigation system is one of the nature-based projects in the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill designed to help western states cope with drought.
An Iowa District Court judge ruled that the Iowa Utilities Board must make the list of landowners likely to be affected by the a new carbon dioxide pipeline available to the public.
Billions in taxpayer dollars could be saved over the next decade if the 2023 Farm Bill puts a cap on federal subsidies paid to farmers who purchase crop insurance, according to a special report.