Grasslands cover a large area of the world’s surface, and overgrazing can contribute to runoff. But with new technology, cattle farmers use fences to improve water management on the farm and water quality in nearby streams. Hear what College of Agriculture and Life Sciences animal scientist Dr. Matt Poore had to say on the topic at the college’s recent Stewards of the Future: Water for a Growing World conference.
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You Decide: Do Economists Ever Agree?
Economists have a reputation for being disagreeable. Some have argued an individual economist even has trouble agreeing with her or himself. Recently Dr. Mike Walden had a chance to test the level of agreement among economists taking part in a panel. So what did economists agree about?