According to the United Stated Environmental Protection Agency, the agriculture sector is accounted for 9% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in 2017 and transportation and electricity are responsible for more than 50%.
“The MJSP program and our business partners are helping us serve the workforce of the future through creative collaborations and the development of new curriculum to train employees,” said Tammy Bohlke.
Dale Stevermer started planting cover crops four years ago and after around six years of incorporating minimum tillage methods into his operation, he’s now utilizing no-till methods for a large portion of his 450 acres.
With summer winding down, Gov. Tim Walz said Tuesday that he’s looking ahead toward the 2020 legislative session, with plans to push proposals for making insulin affordable, reducing gun violence, clean energy and criminal justice reform.