12/7/15 MPR's  Environment/Energy blog looks at the progress that Minnesota has made in cleaning up its water. WRC Director Jeff Peterson weighs in on measuring the state's progress.

11/30/15 New Minnesota Project Takes Unprecedented Approach to Conservation Minnesota AgriGrowth Council and AGree announce Working Lands Partnership The Minnesota AgriGrowth Council and AGree, an initiative dedicated to driving positive change in the food and agriculture system, today launched a new partnership in Minnesota that puts farmers in the driver’s seat, in collaboration with others in agriculture, the food supply chain, government agencies and non-profit partners, to solve water quality concerns through unprecedented collaboration. WRC Director Jeff Peterson serves on the advisory panel to the Minnesota AgriGrowth Council and AGree.
10/7/15 David Mulla (WRS faculty) and other researchers at the University of Minnesota are changing the way countries use and conserve water. “When people don’t have enough clean water, they go thirsty,” Mulla says. “When countries don’t, they go to war.”
 

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