Jenny received a COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Award for getting the brand new Criminal Justice Learning Community up and running successfully in the middle of a pandemic and all of the associated craziness of the fall semester
We report results of original research based on a nationwide online survey of US adults that contained a number of questions measuring Americans’ attitudes toward China, including the trade war. Our analysis shows that the American public is sharply divided over the trade war, despite reporting high support for international trade with China (76%). Using … Continue reading Shawn Dorius—American’s Attitudes towards China-US Trade War
The study examined farmers’ perspectives on federal conservation programs. In-depth interviews were held with ten farm environmental leaders, farmers who have extensive experience with conservation practices and federal conservation programs.
The study, which analyzed multiple years of survey data from the Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll, identified four types of farmers – Conservationist, Deliberative, Productivist and Traditionalist – based on different characteristics of each group.https://www.extension.iastate.edu/news/new-research-identifies-four-farmer-types-differing-perspectives-soil-and-water-conservation
A new grant from the BiaEcho foundation to continue research and extension related to the prairie strips conservation practice: Schulte Moore, L., J.G. Arbuckle, N. Grudens-Schuck, M. Liebman, O. de Kok-Mercado, and T. Youngquist. Improving Midwestern Agriculture’s Environmental, Social, and Economic Footprint with Prairie Strips. Bia-Echo Foundation. $1,104,788. 1/1/2021–12/31/2024.