Will EPA Regulate Runoff From Fields?

Outlet: Wallaces Farmer

April 26, 2011

Iowa Soybean Association president Randy VanKooten, a farmer from Lynnville in central Iowa, was on hand April 19 when U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack brought the administrator of the federal Environmental Protection Agency, Lisa Jackson, from Washington, D.C. to visit Gordon Wassenaar’s 1,600-acre, row-crop farm at Prairie City. Wassenaar showed the visitors his corn planter and explained his no-till operation and the soil and water conservation practices he uses…

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