Evening Edition | Wednesday, October 26, 2022

In tonight’s evening edition, learn about the six states that harvested more than 75% of the corn, the RIPE100 stewardship program, and a fined cattle farm in Iowa.

corn harvest

Editor Natalina Sents Bausch reports on states with less than 25% corn harvest remaining.

These include North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Kentucky, Kansas, and Missouri.

Read farmer feedback on progress so far.

Stewardship program

Editor Megan Schilling reports on the RIPE100 program and its pilot project which would pay $100 per acre or animal unit, plus implementation costs.

Rural Investment to Protect Our Environment is an organization that aims to champion climate policy and farmer outcomes.

Learn more about the program’s farm invoice platform in the article linked below.

Iowa Cattle Farm

According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, the outdoor manure stockpile of a central Iowa livestock confinement was repeatedly washed away by rain into a nearby creek over the course of about a year.

PSL Cattle began operating southeast of Grinnell in 2017 with a total capacity of around 1,900 cattle, according to DNR records.

Read the story of the case in the article linked below.

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