Advising farmers about seeds, fertilizers, and other decisions, crop consultants have potential to promote sustainable practices to benefit water and soil health, and impact climate change.
Minnesota water infrastructure projects in St. Cloud and Pipestone garner EPA’s top awards for innovation, excellence in protecting environment, health.
Diseases and invasive pests use festive foliage to hitchhike into Minnesota and threaten both urban and rural trees.
The most wonderful time of the year can be expensive for you and the environment. This year, consider a new tradition. One that creates less waste, less stress, and more memories.
Ironically, social distancing as we know it today may have helped bridge the ag-urban divide with the second Ag-Urban Partnership Forum going virtual due to COVID 19 guidelines.
The holiday season provides each of us with a great opportunity to help protect the environment. Don't let it go to waste! Check out these tips for a greener holiday.
Above and beyond. Innovations in delivering water to livestock increase efficiency and reduce waste.
Groundwater is not a static thing, but moves around in the layers of rock and soil beneath our feet. How does this affect the work to treat contaminated groundwater and protect drinking water?
With all the talk about health these days, consider the health of the soil beneath your feet. Farmers in western Minnesota are doing just that, teaming up to improve soil health.
Three members of MN GreenCorps worked through the Minneapolis Public Schools' free meal box program to promote waste reduction and recycling.
Helped by an MPCA grant, Coon Rapids increased local options for electric vehicle drivers with two new charging stations at public buildings.
Prevent costly sewer clogs by keeping grease out of sinks and by not flushing disposable wipes.
A successful cleanup of contaminated land along the Cedar River in Austin caps a long history of industrial pollution.
Shopping for a new wood stove? Remember that new stoves and outdoor boilers must be certified to new 2020 emission standards to be sold in Minnesota.
The Performance Excellence Network has awarded the MPCA its Excellence Award for the agency's superior operational performance and commitment to continuous improvement.