MIDLANDS VOICES In his column for the Omaha World Herald, Iowa farmer Ron Rosmann discusses practical agricultural innovations that help the environment Read more WHO WE ARE Farming for Public Health is a statewide initiative to build more understanding among healthcare providers and public health professionals about agricultural strategies that solve for a pattern of soil health, clean water, biodiversity conservation, healthy food, rural economic vitality--collectively, public health. Learn more Pesticides & Public Health The Pesticides & Public Health Working Group is an effort to develop a shared understanding of public health issues related to pesticide use, and working collaboratively to reduce their application in Iowa. Learn more


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