Introducing the Water + Energy Progress Steering Committee

5 years ago | Jun 18, 2013
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
A diverse steering committee has been working to identify innovations in energy efficiency and water conservation on Kansas farms.

Diverse Lands

5 years ago | May 07, 2013
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
The On Farm Water + Energy Project has Rachel visiting farms and ranches all over Kansas and discovering the innovative ways that farmers and ranchers meet weather challenges.

We are Stewards of the Earth: Building Wealth by Building Soil Health

5 years ago | Feb 06, 2013
A CEP staff update from the No-till On the Plains Winter Conference: I attended the No-till On the Plains Winter Conference last week in Salina, KS.  I went in the hopes of learning more about Best Management Practices for No-Till...

We're talking about farms and water and energy, are you?

5 years ago | Feb 01, 2013
Welcome Rachel Myslivy, CEP's newest program director, who is leading the way with our On Farm Water + Energy Efficiency Project. Read more about her project below. The warmer weather this weekend brought dreams of springtime to my...

Drought, Heat and Common Ground

5 years ago | Aug 07, 2012
Yesterday I took a call from a reporter who wanted to know if the way we talk about Climate Change in the Heartland is different now because of the drought and record breaking temperatures across the nation.

It seems a recent University of...