Climate Change

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Climate change and agriculture are tied directly to social equity and development. Agriculture is both a cause and solution to global warming. Climate change creates new challenges to food production and the people who produce it.

One rural community responds to climate change

First Rural Climate Dialogue held in Morris, Minnesota, generates direct steps to addressing community's concerns about a changing climate.

No green jobs for you! Secret EU-US trade agreement threatens Minnesota’s solar rebate and other local green job programs

Secret EU-US trade agreement threatens Minnesota’s solar rebate and other local green job programs

A rural response to climate change

Rural communities are more susceptible to the threats of climate change and will play an integral role in addressing its causes.

Looking to the states on climate adaptation

Not surprisingly, states and local governments are leading the way on climate policy, but much more urgency is needed.

Climate change in the 2015 federal budget and Farm Bill

The federal budget and U.S. Farm Bill are focused on damage control, but resilience and adaptation will cost less in the long run.




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